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Corrosive Esophagitis
  • Caused by ingestion of strongly acidic or basic chemical
    • Lye, HCl
  • Results in
    • esophageal perforation
    • esophageal stricture formation
Infectious Esophagitis
  • Commonly seen in AIDS patients
  • May be viral or fungal
    • HSV, CMV, or Candidia 
  • Odynophagia is main symptom
 

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