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STS/ASTRO Updated Guideline on Multimodality Therapy for Locally-Advanced Cancer of the Esophagus or Gastroesophageal Junction 

Guideline webposted: November 2023

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This multi-society guideline addresses key clinical questions on the use of induction chemotherapy, chemotherapy versus chemoradiation prior to surgery, optimal radiation dose, the value of esophagectomy, timing of esophagectomy, the approach and extent of lymphadenectomy, the use of minimally invasive esophagectomy and the value of adjuvant therapy after resection.

Developed in collaboration with:

  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • American Society for Radiation Oncology
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
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