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Esophagogastric Junction

Known as: Gastroesophageal Junctions, GASTROESOPHAGEAL JUNCTION, cardio-esophageal junction 
The area covering the terminal portion of ESOPHAGUS and the beginning of STOMACH at the cardiac orifice.
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
The Chicago Classification (CC) of esophageal motility disorders, utilizing an algorithmic scheme to analyze clinical high… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
PURPOSE After curative resection, the prognosis of gastroesophageal adenocarcinoma is poor. This phase III trial was designed to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Previous American Joint Committee on Cancer/International Union Against Cancer (AJCC/UICC) stage groupings for esophageal cancer… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE Preoperative chemotherapy is an accepted standard in the treatment of localized esophagogastric adenocarcinoma. Adding… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND A regimen of epirubicin, cisplatin, and infused fluorouracil (ECF) improves survival among patients with incurable… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND & AIMS The aim of the current study was to analyze the relationship between obesity and the morphology of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE A previous study suggested that measurement of therapy-induced changes in tumor glucose metabolism by positron emission… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
  • W. Weber, K. Ott, +8 authors U. Fink
  • Journal of clinical oncology : official journal…
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 10139191
PURPOSE Preoperative chemotherapy in patients with gastroesophageal cancer is hampered by the lack of reliable predictors of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
ObjectiveTo assess the outcome of surgical therapy based on a topographic/anatomical classification of adenocarcinoma of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND & AIMS Barrett's esophagus is associated with adenocarcinoma of the esophagus. The aim of this study was to find the… Expand
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