Gastric Cancer

Gastric Cancer: The Basics
Gastric cancer is cancer of the stomach. This article provides an introduction to the symptoms, diagnosis, staging and treatment of this cancer.

In other study, adjuvant chemo linked to better survival versus surgery alone in gastric cancer

May 5, 2010 - The incidence of noncardia gastric cancer has declined overall in America since the late 1970s but increased among whites aged 25 to 39, and the use of adjuvant chemotherapy with fluorouracil for gastric cancer is associated with lower mortality risk compared to surgery alone, according to two studies in the May 5 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.

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