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The Latest in Diagnosis and Treatment of Stomach Cancer by Michael A. Zadeh Medical DoctorHealth MavenFacebook Posted Tue 08 Feb 2011 12:00am The stomach is a sac-like organ located in the upper abdomen between the esophagus and small intestine. It is part of the digestive system, functioning in the storage and digestion of food through the secretion of gastric juices. After leaving the stomach, partly-digested food passes into the small intestine and then into the large inte ... Read on »
Genetics Home Reference: hereditary diffuse gastric cancer by Posted Tue 28 Jan 2014 2:52pm On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Diagnosis Additional information Other names Glossary definitions Reviewed January 2014 What is hereditary diffuse gastric cancer? Hereditary diffuse gastric cancer (HDGC) is an i ... Read on »
I have panhypopituitarism due to a brain tumor as a child. It is really hard for me to lose my stomach flub and was wondering if by Nutritionista Posted Fri 19 Feb 2010 10:12am I have to admit, I googled “panhypopituitarism” because I had never heard of it before (and I’m the kind of person who loves watching diagnostic shows like Mystery Diagnosis and House! I realize that doesn’t mean I have any medical knowledge whatsoever, but still.). First and foremost, I want to refer you to Miss Veggie Booty’s blog, becaus ... Read on »
Gastric Cancer by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:39pm Cancer of the stomach, also called gastric cancer, is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells arise from the lining of the stomach. Stomach cancer can develop in any part of the stomach and then may spread throughout the stomach and to other organs. Stomach cancers are classified according to the type of tissue where they origina ... Read on »
Health Headlines - April 13 by Meredy Registered NurseHealth Maven Posted Thu 23 Oct 2008 2:23pm Gleevec Prevents Gastro Tumor Recurrence: Study People who took the drug Gleevec (imatinib mesylate) after having a particular type of gastrointestinal tumor removed were significantly less likely to have the cancer recur than people who didn't take the drug, the U.S. National Institutes of Health said Thursday in announcing results of a new ... Read on »
Gastric cancer by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:40pm Definition Gastric cancers are malignancies of the stomach. Alternative Names Cancer - stomach; Stomach cancer; Gastric carcinoma Causes Several different types of cancer can occur in the stomach. The most common type is called adenocarcinoma, which refers to the way the cancer looks under the microscope. There are several ty ... Read on »
Treating Stomach Cancer by DigestBetter .. Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 1:49pm 1 Comment ANNOUNCER: Treatment for gastric cancer, or cancer of the stomach, depends on how far the cancer has spread in the body. Doctors rate the extent of the disease through a process called staging. DAVID ILSON, MD: Staging, basically, is defined by the depth of penetration of the tumor into the stomach wall, so that stage I would be very superficial ... Read on »
UK Supermarket Chain to Sell Cancer Drugs at Cost – Iressa, Glivec Sutent and More by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Thu 20 May 2010 8:50am This is an extension of US retail chain Wal-Mart in the US – ASDA is owned by Wal-Mart.  The chain is calling for others to follow in their footsteps.  These are treatments that extend lives of cancer victims and are not always available from the NHS.  A representative from the company realizes like we have in the US, patients are going i ... Read on »
What is Gastric Cancer? by CancerTeam .. Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 1:49pm ANNOUNCER: It is estimated that over 11,000 Americans will die this year as a result of gastric cancer, which is cancer of the stomach. At least one in one hundred Americans will develop gastric cancer in their lifetime. MANISH A. SHAH, MD: Gastric cancer generally comes in two forms. One is an adenocarcinoma, which is about 90 percent of them, ... Read on »
Colon and Liver Cleanser - Truman's CAC Tea - Loose Leaf by franklinb Posted Sun 28 Mar 2010 12:00am Colon and Liver Cleanser Herbs Truman's CAC Loose leaf Tea Use of this colon and liver cleansing tea has many additional benefits: improves overall digestion; strengthens the immunity; helps to prevent cancer; makes the skin more emollint and flexible: clears the eyes; and provides an overall tonic effect on the body. I ... Read on »