Case 81

  • Rita Joarder
  • Neil Crundwell


A 70-year-old male patient under review by oncology following treatment of a left upper lobe adenocarcinoma presented 6 months after completing treatment with dysphagia. A CXR was performed (Image 1) followed by a CT (Images 2a, b) and a barium swallow (Images 3a, b).


Lung Carcinoma Balloon Dilatation Pericardial Effusion Cell Lung Carcinoma Gastrostomy Tube 
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Further Reading

  1. Vanaguanas A et al (1990) Radiation-induced esophageal injury: A spectrum from esophagitis to cancer., The American Journal of Gastroenterology 85(7):808–812Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag London Limited 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Rita Joarder
    • 1
  • Neil Crundwell
    • 1
  1. 1.Conquest HospitalEast SussexUK

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