CAD4GERD - Computer-Assisted Diagnostic for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease – First Results

Claudia Dach, Sven Friedl, Michael Vieth, Michaela Benz, Christian Münzenmayer, Arndt Hartmann, Carol Geppert & Thomas Wittenberg
Purpose: One of the most common and in the frequency increasing diseases in the western world is the gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Intestinal metaplasia, also known as “Barrett’s Esophagus” is a precancerous condition and complication of GERD. Unfortunately, for the histopathology[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]