Esophagus Cancer Overview

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How can I learn more about cancer of the esophagus?

We have a lot more information that you might find helpful. Explore www.cancer.org or call our National Cancer Information Center toll-free number, 1-800-227-2345. We’re here to help you any time, day or night.

National organizations and websites*

Along with the American Cancer Society, other sources of information and support include:

Esophageal Cancer Awareness Association (ECAA)
Toll-free number: 1-800-601-0613
Website: www.ecaware.org

    Offers information from people who have or have had esophageal cancer on dealing with issues of diagnosis, treatment, and survival and support

National Cancer Institute
Toll-free number: 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237)
TYY: 1-800-332-8615
Website: www.cancer.gov

    Offers a wide variety of free, accurate, up-to-date information about cancer to patients, their families, and the general public; also can help people find clinical trials in their area

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
Toll-free number: 1-888-650-9127
Website: www.canceradvocacy.org

    Has publications on many cancer-related topics; also offers the Cancer Survival Toolbox – a free program that teaches skills that can help people with cancer meet the challenges of their illness

*Inclusion on this list does not imply endorsement by the American Cancer Society.

No matter who you are, we can help. Contact us anytime, day or night, for cancer-related information and support. Call us at 1-800-227-2345 or visit www.cancer.org.


Last Medical Review: 05/21/2014
Last Revised: 02/04/2016