This is surgery to remove part or all of the esophagus. The esophagus is the tube that runs from the mouth to the stomach.

Esophagectomy may be used to treat:

  • Esophageal cancer
  • Benign tumors and cysts of the esophagus
  • Other esophageal abnormalities such as achalasia or Barrett esophagus
  • Severe trauma

Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal cancer
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