Esophageal cancer

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Dysphagia.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Female
CT

Concentric mural thickening of the distal thoracic esophagus with upstream dilatation and an air-fluid level. No enlarged thoracic or upper abdominal lymph nodes. No pulmonary nodule or mass. 

Case Discussion

Esophageal cancer proven on endoscopic biopsy. The patient was successfully treated with an Ivor Lewis procedure.

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Case information

rID: 71700
Published: 17th Oct 2019
Last edited: 18th Oct 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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