Lymphocytic esophagitis: Report of three cases and review of the literature
Bilel Jideh, Andrew Keegan, Martin Weltman, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Nepean Hospital, New South Wales, Sydney 2747, Australia
Author contributions: Weltman M designed the report, was the attending gastroenterologist of one of the clinical cases, and edited the draft manuscript; Keegan A was the attending gastroenterologist of two of the clinical cases and edited the draft manuscript; Jideh B reviewed the literature and wrote the paper.
Institutional review board statement: Nepean Hospital institutional review board gave consent for anonymous description of the clinical case series presented.
Informed consent statement: The three patients described in the case reports gave verbal consent for anonymous description of their case.
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Correspondence to: Bilel Jideh, Gastroenterology Trainee, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Nepean Hospital, Derby Street, Kingswood, New South Wales, Sydney 2747, Australia. email@example.com
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Received: April 10, 2016
Peer-review started: April 12, 2016
First decision: May 19, 2016
Revised: September 7, 2016
Accepted: September 21, 2016
Article in press: September 22, 2016
Published online: December 16, 2016