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Case 69

  • Rita Joarder
  • Neil Crundwell
  • Matthew Gibson
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Abstract

A 73-year-old woman was seen in the out patients with a history of recurrence of dysphagia. She had been diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma of the oesophagus 6 months previously and had endoscopic stenting of the distal oesophagus.

Keywords

Squamous Cell Carcinoma Bowel Obstruction Migration Rate Rare Complication Distal Oesophagus 
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Further Reading

  1. Christie et al Results of expandable metal stents for malignant oesophageal obstruction in 100 patients short-term and long-term follow-up. Ann Thor Surg 71 (6) 1797Google Scholar
  2. M J Metcalfe, A C Steger, and A Leslie. (2004) Benign complications of expandable metal stents used in the palliation of oesophageal carcinoma: two case reports. British Journal of Radiology 77, 245-247PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag London Limited 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Rita Joarder
    • 1
  • Neil Crundwell
    • 1
  • Matthew Gibson
    • 2
  1. 1.Conquest HospitalEast SussexUK
  2. 2.Royal Berkshire HospitalReadingUK

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