Superficially invasive squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus. A study of seven cases in Memphis, Tennessee.

@article{Schmidt1986SuperficiallyIS,
  title={Superficially invasive squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus. A study of seven cases in Memphis, Tennessee.},
  author={Leverkusen W Schmidt and Patrick J. Dean and Roger T. Wilson},
  journal={Gastroenterology},
  year={1986},
  volume={91 6},
  pages={1456-61}
}
Superficially invasive squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus, defined as carcinoma with invasion limited to the mucosa or submucosa regardless of the presence of lymph node metastasis, is being increasingly recognized. We found 7 cases (13%) of this entity among 54 cases of esophageal squamous cancer resected between 1981 and 1984 in Memphis, Tennessee… CONTINUE READING