Verrucous cancers of the esophagus

  • R. Fiasse
  • J. Wallon
  • J. Pringot
  • J. B. Otte
Conference paper

Abstract

This is a rare type of well-differentiated squamous ceh carcinoma, characterized by slow growth and extension to local structures rather than metastatic spreading [1,2].

Keywords

Esophagitis Achalasia Megaesophagus Baryum 

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References

  1. 1.
    Minielly JA, Harrison EG, Fontana RS, Payne WS (1967) Verrucous squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus. Cancer 20:2078–2087PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    Meyerowitz BR, Shea LT (1971) The natural history of squamous verricose carcinoma of the esophagus. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 61:646–649PubMedGoogle Scholar
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    Wallon J, Libotte B, Piasse R, Haot J Verrucous carcinoma of the oesophagus. Pathological features, (in preparation)Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Fiasse
    • 1
  • J. Wallon
    • 1
  • J. Pringot
    • 1
  • J. B. Otte
    • 1
  1. 1.LeuvenBelgium

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