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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2015
Highly Cited
2015
Esophageal cancer is the sixth most common cause of cancer deaths worldwide. Adenocarcinoma is more common in North America and… (More)
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2010
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE Preoperative chemotherapy is an accepted standard in the treatment of localized esophagogastric adenocarcinoma. Adding… (More)
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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… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND A regimen of epirubicin, cisplatin, and infused fluorouracil (ECF) improves survival among patients with incurable… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE A previous study suggested that measurement of therapy-induced changes in tumor glucose metabolism by positron emission… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
PURPOSE Preoperative chemotherapy in patients with gastroesophageal cancer is hampered by the lack of reliable predictors of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND & AIMS Adenocarcinoma of the esophagus and esophagogastric junction (EGJ) is increasing, the earliest lesion being… (More)
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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… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
The prevalence and characteristics of Barrett esophagus in patients with adenocarcinoma of the esophagus or esophagogastric… (More)
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