Esophageal cancer: radiographic chest findings and their prognostic significance.

@article{Lindell1979EsophagealCR,
  title={Esophageal cancer: radiographic chest findings and their prognostic significance.},
  author={Marvin M. Lindell and C. A. Rowland Hill and Herman I. Libshitz},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={1979},
  volume={133 3},
  pages={461-5}
}
In 103 patients with a diagnosis of carcinoma of the esophagus, admission chest films were reviewed for abnormal findings attributable to the carcinoma. The presence or absence of these findings was analyzed and correlated with tumor resectability, complications, overall survival, and survival as related to tumor location. Unexpectedly, the group of… CONTINUE READING