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Strategy for Treatment of Superficial Esophageal Cancer

  • Misao Yoshida
  • Kumiko Momma
  • Tomoko Hanashi
  • Yosuke Izumi
  • Nobuhiro Sakaki
  • Yoshiya Yamada
  • Kenichi Oohashi
  • Nobuaki Funada
Conference paper

Abstract

The number of patients with superficial esophageal cancer has increased during the last 25 years in Japan, and the clinical result has been excellent. At the same time, the pathological characteristics of mucosal cancer are different from those of submucosal cancer and therefore there is a difference in the treatment. We studied the clinical results of patients with superficial esophageal cancer treated at our hospital, and the strategy for treating superficial esophageal cancer is discussed.

Keywords

Esophageal Cancer Endoscopic Mucosal Resection Stomach Intestine Mucosal Cancer Metachronous Cancer 
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© Springer Japan 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • Misao Yoshida
    • 1
  • Kumiko Momma
    • 2
  • Tomoko Hanashi
    • 1
  • Yosuke Izumi
    • 1
  • Nobuhiro Sakaki
    • 3
  • Yoshiya Yamada
    • 3
  • Kenichi Oohashi
    • 4
  • Nobuaki Funada
    • 4
  1. 1.Departments of SurgeryTokyo Metropolitan Komagome General HospitalTokyoJapan
  2. 2.Departments of EndoscopyTokyo Metropolitan Komagome General HospitalTokyoJapan
  3. 3.Departments of GastroenterologyTokyo Metropolitan Komagome General HospitalTokyoJapan
  4. 4.Departments of PathologyTokyo Metropolitan Komagome General HospitalTokyoJapan

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