Small cell carcinoma of the esophagus: the Tata Memorial Hospital experience.

@article{Pantvaidya2002SmallCC,
  title={Small cell carcinoma of the esophagus: the Tata Memorial Hospital experience.},
  author={Gouri Pantvaidya and C. S. Pramesh and Mandar S. Deshpande and Nirmala Ajit Jambhekar and Sanjay Sharma and Ramakant K Deshpande},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  year={2002},
  volume={74 6},
  pages={1924-7}
}
BACKGROUND Small cell carcinoma of the esophagus is a rare disease, characterized by aggressive progression. It has a high incidence of metastatic disease at presentation and a poor overall prognosis. Treatment protocols are not well established because of the paucity of cases and a lack of large studies. METHODS We performed a retrospective review of all patients with small cell carcinoma of the esophagus diagnosed at the Tata Memorial Hospital between 1985 and 2001. We retrieved and… CONTINUE READING
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