The paper reports the epidemiology and causal factors of esophageal carcinoma, and compares the authors' personal experience with already published data. The clinical importance of epidemiology is stressed as a means of identifying risk factors for esophageal carcinoma, thus aiding an early diagnosis. The authors underline the central role of surgery in the treatment of esophageal carcinoma.

[The clinical relevance of epidemiology in the surgical treatment of esophageal carcinoma]

GASPARRI, Guido;
1990

Abstract

The paper reports the epidemiology and causal factors of esophageal carcinoma, and compares the authors' personal experience with already published data. The clinical importance of epidemiology is stressed as a means of identifying risk factors for esophageal carcinoma, thus aiding an early diagnosis. The authors underline the central role of surgery in the treatment of esophageal carcinoma.
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ALBERTINO B ;GASPARRI G ;CASALEGNO PA ;OLIARO A ;DEI POLI M
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