For patients with lung or esophageal cancer
, the stage of cancer at diagnosis and treatment received are the major determinants of outcome.
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But take into consideration that berries are mostly water, and the extracts (sold in health food stores) are likely to be much more effective in prevention of esophageal cancer
These drugs should not be withheld, on the basis of possible esophageal cancer
risk, from patients with a genuine clinical indication for their use," they said.
Even more alarming, esophageal cancer
is the fastest rising cancer in the country.
That doesn't mean that everyone with heartburn gets esophageal cancer
As doctors and surgeons continue to see an increased number of patients with earlier stage stomach and esophageal cancer
, the DeGregorio Family Foundation's funding of research grants is helping to turn the facts about these deadly diseases into fiction.
However, if additional data confirms our findings and an individual at high risk for development of Barrett's esophagus and esophageal cancer
also could derive additional benefits, most notably cardiovascular, aspirin could be a consideration," Dr.
Accurate staging of esophageal cancer
is very important, not only for prognostic in formation but also for determining the types of treatment the patient should receive," he said.
Last year, a group of researchers working with Blaser showed that people with reflux disease, Barrett's esophagus, and esophageal cancer
were less likely to be infected with cagA strains than people without these diseases were.
Very hot fluids increase the risk of esophageal cancer
because the pipe gets injured over the years," says Joseph McLaughlin, formerly of the National Cancer Institute and now president of the International Epidemiology Institute in Rockville, Maryland.
Obesity doubles the risk of cancer recurrence and cancer-related death in patients with esophageal cancer
who have been treated with surgery, researchers at Mayo Clinic found.