Thoracic Surgery

Esophageal Cancer

esophageal cancer
Who gets esophageal cancer?

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.

These include:


Barrett's Esophagus to Cancer

Barretts to Cancer

Barretts to cancer cells


Staging Esophageal Cancer

Esophageal Cancer Staging

Treatment Options


Clinical Trials

  • A number of esophageal/gastric cancer clinical trials are currently available.
  • If you are eligible, you may be interested in participating.
Esophageal Cancer Surgery