Pathologic Classification of the Esophageal Carcinoma

  • Paul Hermanek


In esophageal carcinoma as well as in other malignant tumors, present-day oncology requires a standardized classification for
  • planning treatment procedures,

  • estimation of prognosis and

  • evaluation of treatment results and, thus, quality assurance.


Esophageal Carcinoma Regional Lymph Node Metastasis Isolate Tumor Cell National Cancer Data Base Verrucous Carcinoma 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul Hermanek
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryUniversity Hospital ErlangenErlangenGermany

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