i have know for 15 years that i have barretts esophagus and have watched it yearly , in a recent test it was found that i may have cancer , and it was suggested "if" i do, that the removal of my esophagus would have to be done ,
i would like to get more information about the operation , and hear from people who have had it done , the survival rate , any problems that may accure , any and all information would be very helpful , i am 71 , and just had a p.e.t. scan done , no results yet !!!
thanks much for any help you can give me , lee
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.