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Stomach Cancer: Summary

Key information about stomach cancer includes the following:
 
  • Stomach cancer is a disease in which cancer cells form in the stomach.
 
  • Age, diet, and stomach disease can affect a person's risk of developing stomach cancer.
 
  • Possible signs of stomach cancer include indigestion, stomach discomfort, or pain.
 
  • Tests that examine the stomach and esophagus are used to find and diagnose stomach cancer.
 
  • Factors that will affect a person's prognosis and treatment options include such things as the stage of the cancer, the location of the tumor, and the patient's general health.
 
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