Adult man, 59-years-old,
with dypagia, alcohol abuse.
The onset of difficulty
in swollowing (progressing from solids to liquids) rises the suspicion of
esophageal cancer (2).
Two-thirds of all patients with esophageal cancer are male. These tumors are
predominantly squamous cell carcinomas - except at the lower end of the oesophagus
(adenocarcinoma). Typs of esophageal
of the middle third of the esophagus