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What does GEJ stand for?

GEJ stands for Gastroesophageal Junction

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The REGARD trial compared ramucirumab and best supportive care to placebo and best supportive care as a second-line treatment in patients with metastatic gastric and gastroesophageal junction cancers.
Endoscopic ultrasound of the gastroesophageal junction or a chest CT scan would be the appropriate imaging study if a malignancy was suspected, but the lack of weight loss in a patient with a 3-year history of symptoms argues strongly against that possibility, he continued.
They address causes; risk factors; diagnosis and staging; coping with a diagnosis of cancer of the stomach, gastroesophageal junction or esophagus; treatment options (including complementary ones); caregiving for a patient; and getting support.
In contrast, a ring is located at the gastroesophageal junction, and it is covered by squamous epithelium proximally and columnar epithelium distally.