stomach cancer

Well differentiated neuroendocrine tumour of the stomach

What is a well differentiated neuroendocrine tumour in the stomach? A well differentiated neuroendocrine tumour (NET) in the stomach is a type of cancer made up of specialized neuroendocrine cells. These tumours are divided into three grades (1 through 3) with higher-grade tumours being associated with more aggressive behaviour and worse overall prognosis. Is well …
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Invasive adenocarcinoma of the stomach

Invasive adenocarcinoma is the most common type of stomach cancer. The tumour starts from the cells that line the inside of the stomach. In many cases, invasive adenocarcinoma develops from a precancerous condition dysplasia. What causes adenocarcinoma in the stomach? Environmental factors associated with invasive adenocarcinoma in the stomach include Helicobacter pylori infection, Epstein-Barr virus …
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