Atlas of Gastroenterological Endoscopy
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Barrettīs epithelum - long segment
Barrettīs epithelum - long segment In this case the epitheleal metaplasia extends about over 7 cm in the lower part of the esophagus. Any metaplasia above 3,5 cm in length is called long segment Barretīs esohagus. Like in Short-Barrett`s Esophagus finger-like areas of metaplasia are to be seen.