3 doctors weighed in:
How can you get an esophageal cancer?
3 doctors weighed in

Dr. David Cooke
Surgery - Thoracic
2 doctors agree
In brief: Two types
Adenocarcinoma: caused by acid reflux squamous cell carcinoma: caused by alcohol, smoking, previous radiation, nitrosamines, achalasia, caustic ingestion, chaga's disease, previous head and neck cancer.

In brief: Two types
Adenocarcinoma: caused by acid reflux squamous cell carcinoma: caused by alcohol, smoking, previous radiation, nitrosamines, achalasia, caustic ingestion, chaga's disease, previous head and neck cancer.
Dr. David Cooke
Dr. David Cooke
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Dr. Loki Skylizard
Surgery - Thoracic
In brief: Agree
I agree with dr cooke.
The following link provides a more lengthy list of risk factors: http://www.Cancer.Net/cancer-types/esophageal-cancer/risk-factors.

In brief: Agree
I agree with dr cooke.
The following link provides a more lengthy list of risk factors: http://www.Cancer.Net/cancer-types/esophageal-cancer/risk-factors.
Dr. Loki Skylizard
Dr. Loki Skylizard
Thank
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