esophagogastric junction


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Synonyms for esophagogastric junction

the junction between the esophagus and the stomach epithelium

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Phase III comparison of preoperative chemotherapy compared with chemoradiotherapy in patients with locally advanced adenocarcinoma of the esophagogastric junction.
Changing trends in the proportion ofadenocarcinoma of the esophagogastric junction in alarge tertiary referral center in japan.
Laparoscopic transgastric tumor-everting resection of the gastric submucosal tumor located near the esophagogastric junction.
SAN FRANCISCO--A new 86-gene signature may add to metabolic imaging in guiding early treatment decisions for esophagogastric junction cancer, researchers reported.
The Merindino procedure following pre-operative imatinib mesylate for locally advanced gastrointestinal stromal tumor of the esophagogastric junction.
Patients with esophageal adenocarcinoma and esophagogastric junction adenocarcinoma were significantly less likely than population controls to have evidence of past Helicobacter pylori infection, Dr.
PERA M, CAMERON AJ, TRASTEK VF: Increasing incidence of adenocarcinoma of the esophagus and esophagogastric junction.
The Medical Subject Headings developed by the United States National Library of Medicine (NLM, 2006) defines cardia as "that part of the stomach close to the opening from esophagus into the stomach (cardiac orifice), the esophagogastric junction.