Latest stomach cancer Stories
Patients with Barrett's esophagus may have a lower risk of esophageal cancer than previously reported.
Cancers of the gut, stomach and pancreas could be detected much sooner with a simple urine test, research suggests.
INDIANAPOLIS, June 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced today that PARAMOUNT, its Phase III study evaluating ALIMTAÂ® (pemetrexed for injection) in the continuation maintenance setting, met its primary endpoint of progression-free survival, or the time a patient is alive without their disease worsening, for patients with a specific type of lung cancer called advanced nonsquamous non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). "Continuation maintenance" treatment is when...
The results from a very well-done meta-analysis support other data generated on the risk of alcohol consumption and gastric cancer â€“ that is â€“ that the risk may be real for heavy alcohol consumption but not for moderate intake.
A potential vaccine against bacteria that cause serious gastric disorders including stomach cancer may be a step closer following a pioneering study by a University of Guelph chemist.
IRVINE, Calif., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Two new studies published in the current issue of Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, a peer-reviewed journal, add to the large body of scientific evidence which supports that the LAP-BANDÂ® Adjustable Gastric Banding System, made by Allergan, Inc.
Solving part of a medical mystery, researchers at the University of California, San Francisco have established a link between molecules found in an inflamed pancreas and the early formation of pancreatic cancer â€“ a discovery that may help scientists identify new ways to detect, monitor and treat this deadly disease.
AIDS patients could have a much higher risk of developing some stomach and esophageal cancers.
A big beer belly isnâ€™t the only concern for heavy beer drinkers.
A newly discovered hybrid gene appears to play a direct role in some stomach cancers.
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