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The gullet (oesophagus) by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert , muscular tube that connects your throat to your stomach. It is at least 12 inches (30cm) long in adults. When you swallow food it is carried down the oesophagus to the stomach, and the walls of the oesophagus contract...
Barrett's oesophagus by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert to digest food. The stomach is lined by tissue that is resistant to acid, but the oesophagus is not... again. You may also have a fine tube (a nasogastric (NG) tube) that passes down your nose and into your stomach, or small...
Further tests for oesophageal cancer by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert , but a tiny ultrasound probe is connected to the end of the endoscope tube and passed along the oesophagus... the tummy button (navel) and carefully inserts a thin, flexible fibre-optic tube (laparoscope...
Cancer of the gullet information centre by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert General The oesophagus What is cancer? References Causes & diagnosis Causes Symptoms Diagnosis Further tests Staging Treatment Treatment overview Surgery Radiotherapy Chemotherapy Difficulty in swall
Your Digestive System and How It Works by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert food is pushed. It connects the throat above with the stomach below. At the junction of the esophagus... The digestive system is a series of hollow organs joined in a long, twisting tube...
The Latest in Diagnosis and Treatment of Stomach Cancer by Michael A. Zadeh Medical DoctorHealth MavenFacebook through the mouth and down the throat examining the inside of the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum (first part... The stomach is a sac-like organ located in the upper abdomen between the esophagus...
Hot tea and oesophageal (gullet) cancer by Cancer Research UK Patient Expert to your stomach. Oesophageal cancer is the ninth most common cancer in the UK, and it’s often caused by smoking...
Useful links for gullet cancer by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Selected websites that may be of interest. The organisations section may have further links. Click here for general information websites, that also cover specific cancer information. What Now? Description Socia
National organisations: Gullet cancer by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert 2 specific organisations matched your search 14 general organisations matched your search 1. Ochre A national cancer charity for people affected by oesophageal cancer. last reviewed: 18.07.2007 2. Oesophagea
References for the gullet cancer information centre by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert The information in the cancer of the gullet information centre is based on the Cancerbackup booklet, Understanding cancer of the gullet (oesophagus). The references for the booklet are: Guidelines for the Management

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