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Esophageal Neoplasms (Esophageal Cancer) Summary

Description: Tumors or cancer of the ESOPHAGUS.

Also Known As: Esophageal Cancer; Cancer of the Esophagus; Esophageal Neoplasm; Esophagus Cancer; Esophagus Neoplasm Show All >>

Networked: 6593 relevant articles (392 outcomes, 1152 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Esophageal Neoplasms

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Cisplatin (Platino) : 35 outcomes 95 studies in 359 results : FDA 6 Generic
  2. Fluorouracil (Carac) : 34 outcomes 90 studies in 303 results : FDA 33 Generic
  3. Paclitaxel (Taxol) : 18 outcomes 46 studies in 90 results : FDA 13 Generic
  4. docetaxel (Taxotere) : 17 outcomes 38 studies in 99 results : FDA 3
  5. 1-phenyl-3,3-dimethyltriazene (PDT) : 15 outcomes 10 studies in 69 results : IBA
  6. nedaplatin : 11 outcomes 18 studies in 56 results : IBA
  7. titanium silicide (TS-1) : 7 outcomes in 11 results : IBA
  8. Carboplatin (JM8) : 5 outcomes 17 studies in 29 results : FDA 29 Generic
  9. Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGF Receptor) : 4 outcomes 10 studies in 45 results : IBA
  10. Protons (Proton) : 4 outcomes 6 studies in 24 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Esophageal Neoplasms

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  2. Neoplasm Metastasis (Metastasis)
  3. Deglutition Disorders (Dysphagia)
  4. Adenocarcinoma
  5. Stomach Neoplasms (Stomach Cancer)
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Key Therapies for Esophageal Neoplasms

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 65 outcomes 154 studies in 806 results
  2. Esophagectomy : 54 outcomes 158 studies in 1233 results
  3. Radiotherapy : 54 outcomes 128 studies in 725 results
  4. Lymph Node Excision (Lymph Node Dissection) : 22 outcomes 38 studies in 291 results
  5. Stents : 18 outcomes 20 studies in 213 results
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