com)-- In effort to raise awareness of Esophageal Cancer, the Esophageal Cancer Action Network (ECAN) has declared the month of April as national awareness month and is quickly getting elected officials nationwide to issue proclamations as such.
What does EC stand for?
EC stands for Esophageal Cancer
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We have 125 other meanings of EC in our Acronym Attic
- Eric Cartman (cartoon character)
- Eric Clapton
- Erie Canal
- Erindale College (Canada)
- Error Control (US DoD)
- Error Correction
- Erskine College (Due West, SC)
- Erythrocyte (cells)
- Escape Character
- Escherichia Coli
Samples in periodicals archive:
However, if additional data confirms our findings and an individual at high risk for development of Barrett's esophagus and esophageal cancer also could derive additional benefits, most notably cardiovascular, aspirin could be a consideration," Dr.
Anoninvasive DNA stool-screening test may be able to detect not only colorectal cancer but also common cancers above the colon, including pancreatic, stomach, biliary, and esophageal cancers.
Rates of esophageal cancer rates have gone up by more than a half since the 70s and this is thought to be linked to rising rates of obesity, alcohol intake and reflux disease so finding ways to prevent this disease is important too.
160021309X Esophageal cancer research developments.
The new research, published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, involved 1,095 patients suffering from esophageal cancer and a control group of another 687 people without cancer.
35) represents the first indication of a potential test for the onset of esophageal cancer (EC), the fastest-growing cancer in the United States.