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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Theisen, J; Feith, M; Stein, HJ; Siewert, JR 
Title:
Management of early esophageal cancer. 
Abstract:
In early esophageal cancer, squamous cell cancer and early adenocarcinoma must be managed differently because they have different origins, pathogenesis. and clinical characteristics. The current treatment options vary widely, from extended resection with lymphadenectomy to endoscopic mucosectomy or ablation. None of these treatment options can be recommended universally. Instead, an individualized strategy should be based on the depth of tumor infiltration into the mucosa or submucosa, the prese...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Adv Surg 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
41 
Pages contribution:
229-39 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0065-3411 
TUM Institution:
Chirurgiesche Klinik und Poliklinik