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#oesophageal cancer

# oesophageal-cancer - Monday 19 February, 2018

Irish oesophageal cancer rates remain among the highest in Europe

However, new data reveals high success rates in curative approaches to oesophageal cancer treatment. Lollipop Day takes place this week.

# oesophageal-cancer - Monday 27 February, 2017

Clinical trials and biobanks: Irish charities using new methods to fight cancer

Rates of oesophageal cancer are much higher here than the European average, and the OCF wants to change that.

# oesophageal-cancer - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Discovery from Irish researchers could pave way for new treatments for oesophageal cancer

This form of cancer is often resistant to treatment, but researchers say they’ve found a new means to fight it.

# oesophageal-cancer - Monday 6 April, 2015

This woman is running 12 marathons to fight a cancer you've probably never heard of

About 400 people in Ireland are diagnosed with it every year.

# oesophageal-cancer - Monday 16 January, 2012

Fluorescent spray finds tiny signs of oesophageal cancer - UK scientists

A fluorescent dye sprayed onto the food pipe sticks to healthy cells but not cancerous or pre-cancerous ones – which could help detect the early signs of oesophageal cancer.