Acid suppressive therapy improved symptoms due to circumferential cervical inlet patch with proton pumps (H+/K+-ATPase)
Takanori Yamada, Atsushi Tsuji, Shunya Onoue, Masanao Kaneko, Yasuhiko Saida, Department of Gastroenterology, Iwata City Hospital, Iwata 438-8550, Japan
Fumihiko Tanioka, Division of Pathology, Iwata City Hospital, Iwata 438-8550, Japan
Satoshi Osawa, Department of Endoscopic and Photodynamic Medicine, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Hamamatsu 431-3192, Japan
Author contributions: Yamada T wrote the paper; Tsuji A treated the patient and performed endoscopy; Onoue S, Kaneko M, Osawa S and Saida Y contributed to the paper design and coordination; Tanioka F contributed to the pathological examination.
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Correspondence to: Takanori Yamada, MD, PhD, Department of Gastroenterology, Iwata City Hospital, 512-3 Okubo, Iwata 438-8550, Japan. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: July 26, 2017
Peer-review started: July 26, 2017
First decision: August 16, 2017
Revised: August 25, 2017
Accepted: September 12, 2017
Article in press: September 13, 2017
Published online: November 16, 2017