A study has revealed that there’s a link between drinking hot tea and esophageal cancer – and specifically the temperature is the cause for concern.
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with cancer of the esophagus, the muscular tube that connects our throat and stomach, you are likely wondering about the road ahead. Surgery is the most common treatment for cancer of the esophagus. A large part of the esophagus — and often the nearby lymph nodes … Read More
Successful treatment of cancer of the esophagus hinges on finding the right treatment for the right patient at the right time. Esophageal cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the esophagus, which is the hollow, muscular tube that moves food and liquid from the throat to the stomach. … Read More
The incidence of cancer of the esophagus, or esophageal cancer, is on the upswing in the United States. Some experts theorize that this may be due to the increase in acid reflux (also known as “heartburn”). Acid reflux is a known risk factor for esophageal cancer. Esophageal cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) … Read More
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Less invasive endoscopic procedures treats swallowing disorders, achalasia and gastric cancers.
Understand how GERD is a major risk factor for esophageal cancer.