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What are the different types of esophageal cancer? 

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Dr. David Cooke
Surgery - Thoracic
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In brief: Two main types

The two main types are adenocarcinoma (the most common, derived from barrett's metaplasia) and squamous cell carcinoma.
Adenocarcinoma is caused by gastroesophageal reflux disease (gerd), and squamous cell carcinoma is generally caused by smoking and alcohol.

In brief: Two main types

The two main types are adenocarcinoma (the most common, derived from barrett's metaplasia) and squamous cell carcinoma.
Adenocarcinoma is caused by gastroesophageal reflux disease (gerd), and squamous cell carcinoma is generally caused by smoking and alcohol.
Dr. David Cooke
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Dr. Loki Skylizard
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: Generally 2

Generally two types: adenocarcinoma and squamous cell.
Check here: http://www.Cancer.Net/cancer-types/esophageal-cancer.

In brief: Generally 2

Generally two types: adenocarcinoma and squamous cell.
Check here: http://www.Cancer.Net/cancer-types/esophageal-cancer.
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Dr. Pankaj Kulshrestha
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: Ca esophagus

Adeno ca and squamous cell ca.

In brief: Ca esophagus

Adeno ca and squamous cell ca.
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