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Accuracy of preoperative staging for a priori resectable esophageal cancer

M Winiker, S Mantziari, S G Figueiredo, N Demartines, P Allemann and M Schäfer.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

January 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 3802 words.

Summary

This study assessed the accuracy of preoperative staging in patients undergoing oncological esophagectomy for adenocarcinoma and squamous cell...

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Ambulatory pH-impedance-pressure monitoring as a diagnostic tool for the reflux–cough syndrome

T V K Herregods, A Pauwels, J Jafari, D Sifrim, A J P M Smout, A J Bredenoord and J Tack.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

January 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 4880 words.

Summary

Gastroesophageal reflux is considered to be a significant contributing factor to chronic unexplained cough. Patients are often presumed to have...

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Association of sporadic and familial Barrett's esophagus with breast cancer

M Q Chan, A E Blum, A K Chandar, A M L Kieber Emmons, Y Shindo, W Brock, G W Falk, M I Canto, J S Wang, P G Iyer, N J Shaheen, W M Grady, J A Abrams, P N Thota, K K Guda and A Chak.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

April 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 3827 words.

SUMMARY

Barrett's esophagus (BE) is the only known precursor to esophageal adenocarcinoma (EAC). Based on striking aggregation of breast cancer and BE/EAC...

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A comparison of the left thoracoabdominal and Ivor–Lewis esophagectomy

A R Davies, J Zylstra, C R Baker, J A Gossage, D Dellaportas, J Lagergren, J M Findlay, F Puccetti, M El Lakis, R J Drummond, S Dutta, A Mera, M Van Hemelrijck, M J Forshaw, N D Maynard, W H Allum, D Low and R C Mason.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

March 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 5199 words.

SUMMARY

The purpose of this study was to assess the oncological outcomes of a large multicenter series of left thoracoabdominal esophagectomies, and compare...

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Diagnosis of superficial esophageal squamous cell carcinoma invasion depth before endoscopic submucosal dissection

T Mizumoto, T Hiyama, S Oka, N Yorita, K Kuroki, M Kurihara, Y Yoshifuku, Y Sanomura, Y Urabe, K Arihiro, S Tanaka and K Chayama.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

April 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 103 words.

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Diseases of the Esophagus

Journal. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery.

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Economic and survival burden of dysphagia among inpatients in the United States

D A Patel, S Krishnaswami, E Steger, E Conover, M F Vaezi, M R Ciucci and D O Francis.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

January 2018; p ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 4316 words.

Summary

The inpatient burden of dysphagia has primarily been evaluated in patients with stroke. It is unclear whether dysphagia, irrespective of cause, is...

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Effect of perioperative blood transfusion on the long-term survival of patients undergoing esophagectomy for esophageal cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis

P R Boshier, C Ziff, M E Adam, M Fehervari, S R Markar and G B Hanna.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

April 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 5406 words.

SUMMARY

Perioperative blood transfusion has been linked to poorer long-term survival in patients undergoing esophagectomy, presumably due to its potential...

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Elevated cancer risk perceptions among patients with Barrett's esophagus: do psychological factors play a role?

S Kinsinger.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

April 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 1564 words.

SUMMARY

Barrett's esophagus is a chronic esophageal condition that is associated with an increased risk of esophageal adenocarcinoma. This chronic condition...

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Endoscopic and histopathologic reflux-associated mucosal damage in the remnant esophagus following transthoracic esophagectomy for cancer—5-year long-term follow-up

H F Fuchs, H M Schmidt, M Meissner, S Brinkmann, M Maus, M Bludau, W Schröder, A H Hölscher and J M Leers.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

January 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 3699 words.

Summary

Gastroesophageal reflux is a common problem following esophagectomy and reconstruction with gastric interposition. Despite a routine prescription of...

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Endoscopic therapy for Barrett's high grade dysplasia and intramucosal esophageal cancer is effective in community clinical practice by advanced endoscopists following multidisciplinary approach

Riad H Al Natour, A Catanzaro, E Zolotarevsky, Anthony T DeBenedet and Naresh T Gunaratnam.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

January 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 2798 words.

Summary

Barrett's esophagus with high-grade dysplasia (BEHGD) and intramucosal esophageal adenocarcinoma (IMC) can be treated by radiofrequency ablation (RFA)...

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Erratum

in Diseases of the Esophagus

April 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 93 words.

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Evaluation of a novel infra-red endoscopy system in the assessment of early neoplasia in Barretts esophagus: pilot study from a single center

J Ortiz-Fernandez-Sordo, S S Sami, R Mansilla-Vivar, V Subramanian, J Mannath, E Telakis and K Ragunath.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

March 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 2969 words.

SUMMARY

Infrared endoscopy (IRE) has been shown to be useful in detecting submucosal (SM) invasion in early gastric cancer. Its role in the endoscopic...

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Evaluation of a novel infra-red endoscopy system in the assessment of early neoplasia in Barretts esophagus: pilot study from a single center

J Ortiz-Fernandez-Sordo, S S Sami, R Mansilla-Vivar, V Subramanian, J Mannath, E Telakis and K Ragunath.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

April 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 29 words.

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Impact of smoking, alcohol consumption, and NSAID use on risk for and phenotypes of eosinophilic esophagitis

N T Koutlas, S Eluri, S Rusin, I Perjar, J Hollyfield, J T Woosley, N J Shaheen and E S Dellon.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

January 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 4340 words.

Summary

There are few data exploring modifiable risk factors for eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE). We aimed to determine if smoking, alcohol consumption, and...

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Integrative Men's Health

Edited by Myles D. Spar and George E. Munoz.

February 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Patient Education and Information; Dietetics and Nutrition; Psychotherapy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Urology; Genito-urinary Medicine; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Rheumatology; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Dermatology. 400 pages.

This resource provides an evidence-based perspective on the health problems that affect men and the ways in which such problems may be prevented or treated utilizing a broad range of...

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Learning curve for robotic esophagectomy and dissection of bilateral recurrent laryngeal nerve nodes for esophageal cancer

S Y Park, D J Kim, D R Kang and S J Haam.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

April 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 44 words.

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Longitudinal outcomes of radiofrequency ablation versus surveillance endoscopy for Barrett's esophagus with low-grade dysplasia

A Kahn, M Al-Qaisi, V T Kommineni, J K Callaway, E S Boroff, G E Burdick, D M Lam-Himlin, M Temkit, M F Vela and F C Ramirez.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

April 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 4597 words.

SUMMARY

Radiofrequency ablation of Barrett's esophagus with low-grade dysplasia is recommended in recent American College of Gastroenterology guidelines, with...

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The long-term effects of early oral feeding following minimal invasive esophagectomy

G H K Berkelmans, L Fransen, T J Weijs, M Lubbers, G A P Nieuwenhuijzen, J P Ruurda, E A Kouwenhoven, M J van Det, C Rosman, R van Hillegersberg and M D P Luyer.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

January 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 4325 words.

Summary

A nil-by-mouth regime with enteral nutrition via an artificial route is frequently applied following esophagectomy. However, early initiation of oral...

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Long-term results of concurrent chemoradiotherapy with daily-low-dose continuous infusion of 5-fluorouracil and cisplatin (LDFP) for Stage I-II esophageal carcinoma

A Kumabe, J Fukada, R Kota, N Koike, Y Shiraishi, S Seki, K Yoshida, Y Kitagawa and N Shigematsu.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

April 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 4209 words.

SUMMARY

We investigated long-term treatment outcomes and the feasibility of chemoradiotherapy consisting of daily-low-dose 5-fluorouracil and cisplatin (LDFP)...

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