What is the role of esophagoscopy in the workup of secondary lung cancer?

Updated: Feb 08, 2019
  • Author: Daniel S Schwartz, MD, MBA, FACS; Chief Editor: John Geibel, MD, DSc, MSc, AGAF  more...
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Esophagoscopy with ultrasonographically guided needle aspiration of accessible lymph nodes is an alternative to TBNA of lymph nodes accessible from the esophagus. It appears to be complementary to EBUS. [26]


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