A cancer staging primer: esophagus and esophagogastric junction.

@article{Rice2010ACS,
  title={A cancer staging primer: esophagus and esophagogastric junction.},
  author={Thomas William Rice and Eugene Blackstone and Valerie Rusch},
  journal={The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={139 3},
  pages={527-9}
}
Staging cancer of the esophagus and esophagogastric junction has been extensively changed and improved in the 7th edition of the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC), Cancer Staging Manual. Changes address problems of empiric stage grouping and lack of harmonization with stomach cancer. This was accomplished by assembling worldwide data and using modern machine learning techniques for data-driven staging. Improvements include new definitions of Tis, T4, regional lymph node, N… CONTINUE READING
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