The esophagus is a tube from the mouth to the stomach through which food and liquids pass. Esophageal cancer is the rapid growth of cells in this area.
Esophageal cancer can cause symptoms such as difficulty swallowing, chest pain, weight loss, shortness of breath or coughing.
If it is diagnosed at an early stage, the chances of cure may be better. Therefore, if you have symptoms such as difficulty swallowing or chest pain, you should talk to your doctor and have the necessary tests done. The risk of esophageal cancer can be reduced by adopting a healthy diet and lifestyle.