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Survival similar for endoscopic resection, esophagectomy
11/18/2020

Survival rates for patients with stage T1b esophageal adenocarcinoma who who had endoscopic resection were similar to rates for patients who underwent esophagectomy, the standard treatment, according to a study presented by Daryl Ramai, MD, of the Brooklyn Hospital Center, at ACG's 2020 Annual Virtual Scientific Meeting. Endoscopic therapy is underused and should be considered primary therapy, Ramai said.

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