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A 53-year-old male asked:

Is it likely for there to be cancer in esophagus, no where else and in liver? appt for mri to determine more. what can you tell me in the mean time?

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Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Yes: You can have Barrett’s esophagusitis that can turn into cancer just in Esophagus.Also can spreadto liveretc.Esophageal adenocarcinoma is a well-known cause of distant metastasis. It initially tends to spread locally, then metastasizes to the lymph nodes, and finally to the distant organs most commonly liver
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