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Cancer of the Esophagus (cont.)

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esophageal cancer, esophageal tumor, esophageal carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus, neoplasms of the esophagus, adenocarcinoma of the esophagus, adenocarcinoma, Barrett esophagus, Barrett's esophagus, esophagus cancer, SCC, gastrointestinal endoscopy, endoscopy, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, radiation, gastroesophageal reflux disease, GERD, cancer of the esophagus, heartburn, digestive system anatomy, barium swallow, barium contrast studies

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Esophageal carcinoma was well described at the beginning of the 19th century, and the first successful resection was performed in 1913 by Frank Torek.

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