Though cancer is the disease of the 21st century, especially stomach cancer as well as breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the USA.
A study showed unbelievable results – about 24000 cases of stomach cancer are diagnosed each year.
As in every case of cancer, if it’s discovered early enough, the survival rate is 90 percent more than in those people who discover it in phase 3 or later.
Unfortunately, symptoms in this type of cancer occur very rarely. We begin to notice symptoms after the cancer has spread on to other organs except the stomach.
Stomach cancer is also known as gastric cancer and it is a slow growing disease. Scientist don’t know exactly what causes the growth of cancer cells in the stomach, but here are few things that could increase the risk of getting them: