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Carolinas HealthCare System

The following signs and symptoms have been associated with esophageal cancer:

  • Pain or difficulty swallowing
  • Unintentional weight loss
  • Hoarseness or cough
  • Pain behind the breastbone
  • Gastrointestinal issues, such as heartburn or indigestion

It’s important to remember these symptoms can be caused by other, less-serious conditions. Your healthcare provider can help make a definitive diagnosis. Contact a specialist today at 800-804-9376 or request to be contacted by one of our specialists.

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