6 doctors weighed in:
Is esophageal cancer treatable?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Edward Gold
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Definitely treatable.
They approach to treatment will vary according to the stage of the disease.

In brief: Yes
Definitely treatable.
They approach to treatment will vary according to the stage of the disease.
Dr. Edward Gold
Dr. Edward Gold
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Dr. Loki Skylizard
Surgery - Thoracic
In brief: Agree
There is treatment and there can be survival.
For best success, treatments should be individualized and guided by a comprehensive thoracic surgical oncology cancer program. The following links may help provide a more extensive answer: http://goo.Gl/hjljh and http://goo.Gl/kpw5j and http://goo.Gl/6phtu.

In brief: Agree
There is treatment and there can be survival.
For best success, treatments should be individualized and guided by a comprehensive thoracic surgical oncology cancer program. The following links may help provide a more extensive answer: http://goo.Gl/hjljh and http://goo.Gl/kpw5j and http://goo.Gl/6phtu.
Dr. Loki Skylizard
Dr. Loki Skylizard
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Dr. David Cooke
Surgery - Thoracic
In brief: Yes
Treatment is dependant on the stage.
In physically fit patient, stage i to iia is treated by surgery, stage iib and iii treated by chemoradiotherapy followed by surgery, and stage IV treated chemotherapy +/- radiation.

In brief: Yes
Treatment is dependant on the stage.
In physically fit patient, stage i to iia is treated by surgery, stage iib and iii treated by chemoradiotherapy followed by surgery, and stage IV treated chemotherapy +/- radiation.
Dr. David Cooke
Dr. David Cooke
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