Verrucous carcinoma of the oesophagus

Richard Hoffmann, Annie Hebenstreit, Philip A. Game, Andrew R. Ruszkiewicz, Sarah K. Thompson

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Verrucous cancer of the oesophagus is a rare disease. Verrucous means wart‐like in appearance and was first reported in the oral cavity in 1948 in the Journal of Surgery and within the oesophagus in 1967. A PubMed search from the last 20 years reveals only 15 English case reports or small series about oesophageal verrucous cancer, the largest a review of 11 patients from a single institution.3 We present two cases outlining the diagnosis and treatment of verrucous cancer of the oesophagus.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)E797-E798
Number of pages2
JournalANZ Journal of Surgery
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2018
Externally publishedYes

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    Hoffmann, R., Hebenstreit, A., Game, P. A., Ruszkiewicz, A. R., & Thompson, S. K. (2018). Verrucous carcinoma of the oesophagus. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 88(11), E797-E798.