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- adjective anatomy Of or pertaining to a
junctionbetween stratified squamous epitheliumand columnarepithelium
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As this change occurs, the squamocolumnar junction migrates cephalad and can be found at the upper third of the oesophagus However, the segment of
An upper endoscopy revealed an extensive serpiginous midesophageal ulcer in the presence of a normal squamocolumnar junction and biopsies from the edges and center of the lesion disclosed no neoplasia or infectious causes but a dense acute inflammatory infiltrate.