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Will the biopsy continue to be the gold standard for diagnosis?

It’s very likely that the biopsy will remain the gold standard for years to come; approximately 90% of new cases are diagnosed using an endoscopic biopsy as part of the diagnosis. Only in rare cases is a diagnosis made without a biopsy as part of the diagnosis. In these rare cases a patient must have at least… Read more »

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