Acanthosis Glycogenic Esophagus – Overview

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Acanthosis Glycogenic Esophagus

Glycogenic acanthosis is described as benign thickening of the esophageal squamous epithelium of unknown etiology.

Although its etiology is unknown, it has been reported that glycogenic acanthosis may be related to gastroesophageal reflux and hiatal hernia.

These nodules or plaques result from accumulation of excess glycogen in mature squamous cells of the upper epithelium.