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Esophageal carcinoma

Esophageal carcinoma: Introduction

Esophageal carcinoma: A cancer of the esophagus. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Esophageal carcinoma is available below.

Symptoms of Esophageal carcinoma

Treatments for Esophageal carcinoma

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Esophageal carcinoma:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Esophageal carcinoma?

Esophageal carcinoma: Deaths

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Esophageal carcinoma: Complications

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Causes of Esophageal carcinoma

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Esophageal carcinoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Esophageal carcinoma

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed,...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an ...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed ...read more »

Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi. See melanoma and spitz nevi....read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable bowel...read more »

Esophageal carcinoma: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Esophageal carcinoma

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Esophageal carcinoma:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Esophageal carcinoma, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Esophageal carcinoma: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Esophageal carcinoma: Animations

Prognosis for Esophageal carcinoma

Prognosis for Esophageal carcinoma: The prognosis can vary considerable depending on the stage at which the cancer is diagnosed.

Statistics for Esophageal carcinoma

Esophageal carcinoma: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Esophageal carcinoma:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Esophageal carcinoma as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

 

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