The Impact of Endoscopic Ultrasound and Computed Tomography on the TNM Staging of Early Cancer in Barrett's Esophagus

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INTRODUCTION:Computed tomography (CT) and endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) are part of the regular staging protocol in esophageal cancer. The value of the two methods was assessed in patients with early cancer in Barrett's esophagus.METHODS:One hundred consecutive patients (median age 64 yr, interquartile range [IQR] 58–72) with suspected early cancer in Barrett… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2006.00718.x

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