Stomach Cancer

What is Cancer

Cancer is A disease in which abnormal cells divide uncontrollably and destroy body tissue and can cause tumors to form from the division of abnormal cells

Stomach Cancer

What is stomach Cancer

Stomach cancer is really as simple as it sounds cancer that occurs in the stomach
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What are things can lead up to Stomach Cancer

  • Smoking
  • Being Overweight or obese
  • A high diet in smoking,picked or salty food
  • Stomach surgery for an ulcer
  • Type-A blood
  • Epstein-Barr Virus infections
  • Certain Genes
  • Working in coal,metal,timber, or rubber materials
  • Exposure to asbestos

Symptoms

Early On


  • Indigestion
  • Heartburn
  • Felling bloated after you eat a meal
  • Slight nausea
  • Loss of appetite

But as the stomach tumors grows you will have more serious symptoms



  • Stomach Pain
  • Vomiting
  • Weigh loss for no reason
  • Trouble swallowing
  • Yellowish eyes or skin
  • Swelling in the stomach
  • Weakness or feeling tired

Treatment

Treatment for the cancer would be chemotherapy and radiation therapy with these often offer a the only cure for these type of disease although these treatments can not cure the cancer completely it will help slow the process down

Survival Rate

Well stomach cancer is a stage 2 cancer which means that their is a 63% rate of living within the 5 years but gets worse after five years or if the doctor has spotted the cancer in the lymph nodes then there is an 28% chance of living

What are the possible side effects of the treatment chemotherapy

  • Fatigue
  • Pain
  • Hair loss
  • Anemia
  • Infection
  • Blood Clot Problems
  • Mouth,Gum,Throat Problems

When People beat Cancer, if it comes back it there a change or coming back more harmful than it already was?

Yes because after the recurrence of the cancer could be stronger than before cause it could have spread to other places in the body plus the first diagnoses can reface