Thoracic esophagus

Known as: Thoracic part of esophagus, Esophagus, Thoracic, Pars thoracica oesophageae 
Clinical esophageal segment composed of smooth muscle. It includes the middle third topographic segment, as well as parts of the upper and lower… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the outcomes with 2 and 3 lymph node dissection for patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the lower… (More)
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2003
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2003
PURPOSE To assess the long-term toxicity after definitive chemoradiotherapy (CRT) for squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the… (More)
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2001
2001
Patients with thoracic esophageal carcinoma who underwent extended lymph node (LN) dissection were studied to assess the state of… (More)
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2000
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2000
OBJECTIVE To document the clinicopathologic characteristics and survival of patients undergoing esophagectomy for squamous… (More)
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2000
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2000
We examined lymph node metastasis clinicopathologically in 236 cases of superficial cancer (T1, Tis) of the thoracic esophagus… (More)
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1998
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1998
Squamous carcinoma of the thoracic esophagus has an extremely poor prognosis. This study, EST-1282, was undertaken by the Eastern… (More)
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1994
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1994
OBJECTIVE The authors documented the localization and frequency of lymphatic spread in squamous cell carcinoma of the thoracic… (More)
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1994
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1994
OBJECTIVE This study evaluated the impact of aggressive surgery on survival in patients with carcinoma of the thoracic esophagus… (More)
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1984
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1984
Transhiatal esophagectomy (THE) without thoracotomy was performed in 100 patients with carcinoma of the thoracic esophagus (7… (More)
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1981
1981
Curettage of lymph nodes in 36 patients with cancer of the thoracic esophagus was performed in the bilateral supraclavicular… (More)
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