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Introduction
  • Characterized by the triad of dysphagea, esophageal webs, and chronic iron deficiency anemia
  • Caused by chronic iron deficiency
  • Most commonly found in elderly women
Presentation
  • Symptoms
    • esophageal webs
  • Physical exam
    • atrophic glossitis 
    • angular cheilitis
    • oral leukoplakia
Evaluation
  •  Serology
    • microcytic hypochromic anemia
 

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