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1

lymphatic drainage for the Cervical region of esophagus

internal jugular
cervical
paraesophageal
supraclavicular lymph nodes

2

lymphatic drainage for the upper and middle region of the esophagus

Paratracheal
hilar
subcarinal
paraesophageal
paracardial lymph nodes

3

lymphatic drainage for the lower (distal) region of the esophagus

Celic
axis
left gastric nodes
nodes of the lesser curvature of the stomach

4

two most common histologies

SCC and adenocarcinoma

5

SCC staging based on

location of tumor and grade

6

Adenocarcinomas staging based on

grade

7

most common sites of distant mets (2)

lung and liver

8

another location of distant mets

bone

9

can spreads in what direction

longitudinally

10

OAR when treating with radiaiton (5)

lung, heart, spinal cord, kidneys, and liver