oesophagogastric junction

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Noun1.oesophagogastric junction - the junction between the esophagus and the stomach epithelium
join, articulation, joint, junction, juncture - the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made
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The phase 3 Keynote-181 study evaluating the product as monotherapy in the second-line treatment of advanced or metastatic oesophageal or oesophagogastric junction carcinoma has achieved a primary endpoint of overall survival in patients whose tumours expressed PD-L1.
Oesophagogastric junction adenocarcinoma: Which therapeutic approach?
Tian, "Clinipathologic analyses of 16954 cases with malignant tumor at esophageal and oesophagogastric junction in Chaoshan area, Guangdong Province," China Cancer, vol.
We did not employ endoscopic approach in our series as endoscope could not be negotiated beyond oesophagogastric junction in two patients, while two patients did not require internal drainage and were managed with PCDs.
Ciliated surface in the oesophagogastric junction zone: a precursor of Barrett's mucosa or ciliated pseudostratified metaplasia.