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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Nov. 7, 2013 — Use of a minimally invasive endoscopic procedure to remove superficial, early stage esophageal cancer is as effective as surgery that takes out and rebuilds the esophagus, according to a study by researchers at Mayo Clinic in Florida. The research, published in Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, examined national outcomes [...]Created by Kevin Punsky
Shining a tiny light in the small intestine, close to where it meets with the pancreas, can help detect pancreatic cancer. In a small study at the Mayo Clinic campus in Florida, physicians have been able to detect the cancer 100 percent of the time. The light, attached to a probe, measures changes in [...]Created by Dana Sparks