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Esophageal Cancer: Are You at Risk?
Department:   Cancer Center

EsophagusEsophageal cancer is the seventh deadliest cancer in the United States; however, relatively little is known about it by the general public. This talk will provide an overview of the signs and symptoms of the disease, as well as the common risk factors. We will also go over the tools needed for diagnosis, and discuss the many treatment options available at Hartford Hospital. After all, increasing awareness is the first step in fighting this deadly disease.


In this Seminar, you will learn how:

  • Esophageal cancer is increasing in the US
  • Some patients with severe heartburn may have an increased risk
  • Early diagnosis leads to the best chance for cure
Registration: Required.
Fee Desc: Free
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