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Glossary: stage 0 esophageal carcinoma in situ, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

stage 0 esophageal carcinoma in situ

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Abnormal cells are found in the inner (mucosal) layer of the esophageal wall. These abnormal cells may become cancer and spread into nearby normal tissue. Stage 0 is also called high-grade dysplasia.



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