Esophageal cancer after mediastinal irradiation


The authors report 4 patients, without a history of tobacco or alcohol abuse, who developed squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus secondary to mediastinal irradiation. Carcinoma of the esophagus developed in 3 women 8–11 years after mediastinal radiotherapy for breast cancer and in a man 9 years after mediastinal radiotherapy for Hodgkin's disease. Three… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01354552


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@article{Fekete1993EsophagealCA, title={Esophageal cancer after mediastinal irradiation}, author={Ferenc Fekete and Henri Mosnier and J{\'e}r{\'e}mie Belghiti and Misael Uribe and Anne Sauvanet}, journal={Dysphagia}, year={1993}, volume={8}, pages={289-291} }