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Stomach Cancer

Stomach Cancer

The stomach is a muscular bag through a capacity of about 1 liter or quart it lies along the digestive tract among the esophagus and the small intestine. The stomach serves since a reservoir for food eaten during meals and begins the process of digestion. Its inner walls are composed of glands so as to secrete acid and digestive enzymes. The most general form of cancer that affects the stomach is adenocarcinoma, which arises during the glands of the innermost layer of the stomach. Stomach Cancer is generally known as gastric cancer. It is a cancer that develops in any part of the stomach and spreads to additional parts of the body. This cancer knows how to be cured easily if it is detected at an early stage.

Symptoms of Stomach Cancer

There are several Symptoms of Stomach Cancer they are

  • Blood in the Stool
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal Pain and Discomfort
  • Feeling Excessively Tired
  • Abdominal Bloating
  • Loss of Appetite
  • Sudden weight loss
  • Treatment of Stomach Cancer

    The Treatment of Stomach Cancer depends upon a number of factor such as the position of cancer, the level of the growth of the cancer, the patient's overall health and finally the patient's own preference. The surgeons mostly aims at removing the cancer completely however, in other cases the tumour is removed as lot as is possible in order to decrease the growth or the cause of harming in the stomach.