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Search Results for: Esophageal Cancer

Inexpensive, Non-toxic Esophageal Cancer Therapy

These data suggest that Notch signaling inhibition is a novel mechanism of action for curcumin during therapeutic intervention in esophageal cancers Prognosis for esophageal cancer patients depends on

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Can Pre-Op Chemotherapy Help Esophageal Cancer?

In patients who have esophageal cancer that is potentially removable by surgery, does the use of chemotherapy before surgery result in improved survival? Debulking cancer by surgically removing a tumor

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Preoperative Esophageal Cancer Staging-

  Background Accurate detection of metastasis to lymph nodes is an essential component of the approach to treatment. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the utility of magnetic resonance imaging

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Minimally Invasive Surgery for Esophageal Cancer-A meta-analysis

There was no significant difference in 30-day mortality among esophageal cancer patients; however, MIE had lower blood loss, shorter hospital stay, and reduced total morbidity and respiratory complications. Esophageal

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Second Primary Cancer among Esophageal Cancer Patients

Background: The objective of this study is to assess the risk of second primary cancers following a first primary esophageal cancer as well as the risk of esophageal cancer as a second primary, following

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Esophageal Cancer Surgery? Pre-habilitate Before Surgery

Inexpensive, Low-Tech Therapies Prove Their Efficacy in GI Tract Cancers Including Cancers of the esophagus, stomach, biliary system, pancreas, small intestine, large intestine, rectum and anus. Surgery

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Esophageal Cancer Stage 4

From: Tracy Subject: Advice for supplements taken w/chemo and radiation Dear David- My husband was diagnosed with stage 4 esophageal cancer with lymph node involvemnt in the neck, chest, and stomach

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Metastatic Stage IV Esophageal Cancer Treatments

From: Sherry  Subject: Esophageal Cancer Hi David- My brother was recently diagnosed with stage IV Esophageal cancer, he also has cancer in his liver different from the esophagus. He has started chemo

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Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPI), Barrett’s Esophagus and Esophageal Cancer

“The alarming increase of EAC by 600% for the past 25years suggests that Barrett’s Esophagus has increased as well, as the latter represents the main risk factor for EAC” Cancer prevention,

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Cytosponge vs. Endoscopy for Esophageal Cancer Survivors-

“Conclusions- In a feasibility study, the Cytosponge is a safe and well-tolerated method for collecting near mucosal specimens in esophageal cancer. Achieving remission is the easy part for many

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