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Diagnosis of Esophageal cancer

The doctors suggest the best treatment for the esophageal cancer only when they carefully diagnose the problem. If you haven’t any knowledge about Esophageal cancer then you should first follow this link; what is Esophageal cancer?. The diagnosis process of this cancer begins with the physical exams.

Causes of Oesophageal (Gullet) Cancer?

The esophagus, also known as food pipe, is that part of the body’s digestive system that links the stomach to the mouth. It is about 23 cm and runs down from the pharynx to the stomach.

Oesophageal cancer is the malignancy of the musculomembranenous canal. Oesophagus has muscles, which push food down into the stomach.

What is Esophageal (Gullet) Cancer?

Oesophageal cancer is the malignancy of the musculomembranenous canal. This canal is about 23 cm in length and runs down from pharynx to the stomach. Esophageal cancer is a relatively rare form of cancer, but some areas have high incidences than others. China, Iceland, India and Japan have high incidences than the rest of the world. Oesophageal cancer is mostly found in men over 50 years.