• Posts Tagged ‘Gastric Cancer’

    Gastric Cancer

    by  • 27/05/2013 • Oncology

       Incidence is decreasing, higher in males than females  Pathophysiology: o RFs include atrophic gastritis, previous surgery for PU disease. Role of H. pylori is controversial. There is a proven association between H.pylori and gastric lymphoma (MALToma), but the relationship with adenocarcinoma is less clear. o Dietary RFs: smoked food, salt, pickled...

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