Children and Teens EoE: what you need to know (part 1)

  • Is it rare or underdiagnosed? - History - Prevalence - Incidence
  • Atopic personal or family history - How common is this?
  • What are the symptoms in children - teens? - When and why do they change?
  • How is it diagnosed? - What does it look like by endoscope or microscope? - Why are blood tests not relevant?

Presented by Dr Salvatore Oliva, Paediatric Gastroenterologist at Sapienza University of Rome

Children and Teens EoE: what you need to know (part 2)

  • Current treatment options 
  • When is combining treatments a bad/good idea? 
  • How do you know if the diet/treatments are working and what if they aren't? 
  • EoE is a chronic disease, will they grow out of it?

Presented by Dr Diana Flynn, Paediatric Gastroenterologist at Royal Hospital for Children, Glasgow

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