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Eosinophilic esophagitis: A new food-related allergic condition on the rise?
By: John Garber, MD, Contributor In the early 1990s, doctors began describing a new condition affecting the esophagus of patients who were predisposed to allergies including food allergy, asthma, and eczema, and who were having trouble swallowing. Today, we call this condition eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE). What is EoE?