What are the treatment options available for gastric cancer?

AliceTylor asked 7 months ago

What are the treatment options available for gastric cancer?

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jaidynmoore answered 7 months ago

Treatments include surgical removal of the cancerous portion of the stomach, radiation and chemotherapy. The goal of surgical removal is to remove the tumor through a total or subtotal gastrectomy. For early superficial cancers, endoscopic mucosal resection may be useful. According to facts radiation alone is not effective against gastric cancer. www.chwchospital.org

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