Vol 11, Supplement 12 (August 2019): Journal of Thoracic Disease (Esophageal Disease)

Original Article

Microflora composition in the gastrointestinal tract in patients with Barrett’s esophagus
Ikenna Okereke, Catherine Hamilton, Gabriel Reep, Timothy Krill, Adam Booth, Yezaz Ghouri, Vikram Jala, Clark Andersen, Richard Pyles

Review Article

Associations of the microbiome and esophageal disease
Ikenna Okereke, Catherine Hamilton, Alison Wenholz, Vikram Jala, Thao Giang, Sandy Reynolds, Aaron Miller, Richard Pyles
The role of diet in the development and management of gastroesophageal reflux disease: why we feel the burn
Carolyn Newberry, Kristle Lynch
Accuracy of endoscopic ultrasound in esophageal cancer staging
Timothy Krill, Michelle Baliss, Russel Roark, Michael Sydor, Ronald Samuel, Jenine Zaibaq, Praveen Guturu, Sreeram Parupudi
Role and safety of fundoplication in esophageal disease and dysmotility syndromes
Charles T. Bakhos, Roman V. Petrov, Henry P. Parkman, Zubair Malik, Abbas E. Abbas
Peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) for achalasia
Yahya Ahmed, Mohamed O. Othman
Management of clinical T2N0 esophageal cancer: a review
Patrick Vining, Thomas J. Birdas
Regionalization of esophagectomy: where are we now?
James M. Clark, Daniel J. Boffa, Robert A. Meguid, Lisa M. Brown, David T. Cooke


The supplement “Esophageal Disease” was commissioned by the Editorial office, Journal of Thoracic Disease without any sponsorship or funding. Ikenna Okereke served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the supplement.