Today I was given the results of my barrium swollow/UGI. I am told that I have an esophageal mass in the center of my esophagus. The radiologist said in the report that he suspects that it is benign. I guess the shape of the mass was the indicator. I am set up for a CT Scan soon. What could this be and how are these masses treated?
Thank you. Cgd
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