Clinicopathological features and prognosis of esophageal cancer in young patients. Is there a difference in outcome?

The aim of this study was to define the clinicopathological features and prognosis of esophageal cancer in patients 40 years and younger. Between 1990 and 2007, 549 patients with esophageal cancer were enrolled in a retrospective database. Patients were divided into two age groups: Group A was under 40 years old, and group B over 40 years old. The findings… CONTINUE READING