Esophageal Cancer Directory
Esophageal cancer is cancer that starts in the esophagus, the hollow tube through which food moves from the mouth to the stomach. Smoking, heavy alcohol use, and certain medical conditions raise your risk for this disease. There is no screening test for esophageal cancer. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how esophageal cancer occurs, what it looks like, how to treat it, and much more.
Get the facts about esophageal cancer, including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments.
10 Questions for Doctor About GERD
Just diagnosed with GERD? Ask your doctor these questions from WebMD.
Effects of Uncontrolled Heartburn
WebMD explains the potentially dangerous effects of uncontrolled heartburn and gastroesophageal reflux.