What is it?
Esophageal cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the esophagus.
A number of tests may be required in order to accurately diagnose and stage esophageal cancer.
- Blood Tests
- Barium Swallow
- CT Scan
- PET Scan
- Pulmonary Function Tests (breathing tests)
Barrett's Esophagus to Cancer
Staging Esophageal Cancer
Chemotherapy Introduction to LRCP Chemotherapy Video
Radiation Therapy Introduction to LRCP Radiation Therapy Video
A number of esophageal/gastric cancer clinical trials are currently available.
If you are eligible, you may be interested in participating.