Fig. 1 (image) Osaka University Share Print E-Mail Caption (Above) Representative hematoxylin-eosin-stained sections show residual tumor cells only in adventitia (AD) layer. (Below) Residual tumors were mapped to the esophageal wall layers in 120 specimens; colors indicate different esophageal wall layers. Horizontal axis; patients are organized based on the detection of residual tumor in each layer, ordered from epithelium (left) to adventitia (right). EP: epithelium; LPM: lamina propria mucosa; MM: muscularis mucosa; SM: submucosa; MP: muscularis propria; AD: adventitia. Credit Osaka University Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.