Esophageal Cancer Symptoms
What are the symptoms of esophageal cancer?
Early symptoms of esophageal cancer are not obvious. Nearly half of the esophageal cancer patients have found metastatic cancer when they were diagnosed. And the survival rate after surgery is only 25-40%.Therefore, knowing well of esophageal cancer is helpful for early detection and survival rate improvements.
The followings are some signs of esophageal cancer:
Foreign substance sensation in the esophagus, choking sense when swallowing;
Burning, needling or dragging sensation of chest bone when swallowing;
Impossible feeding (not able to eat) and companied with vomiting, upper abdominal pain, weight loss;
Obvious malnutrition, cachexia etc.
To one’s attention, the above-mentioned symptoms are not only for esophageal cancer, and may also refer to other diseases. No matter what situation it is, go to standardized hospital for related examination and diagnosis.
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