Primary Oat Cell Carcinoma of the Esophagus

Alfredo G. Ignacio, Kedar Chintapalli, Hongyung Choi

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A case of primary oat cell carcinoma of the esophagus is presented. Clinical, radiological, and pathological findings in our case and those reported earlier were reviewed. Primary oat cell carcinoma of the esophagus should be suspected in patients with symptoms of dysphagia, radiating pain to the back with bulky mass on the esophagogram, and diffuse metastasis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)78-81
Number of pages4
JournalThe American Journal of Gastroenterology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1987
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hepatology
  • Gastroenterology


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