Latest stomach cancer Stories

2011-04-04 19:37:58

Among people with AIDS, the risk of stomach and esophageal malignancies is higher than among the general population.

2011-03-15 15:45:32

Traditionally, both air and tap water have been used as oral contrast agents to achieve adequate gastric distension for preoperative computed tomography (CT) imaging in patients with early gastric cancer (EGC).

2011-03-15 14:34:19

Heavy drinking is not associated with one of the two most common types of gullet (oesophageal) cancer, suggests research published online in Gut.

2011-03-14 13:54:00

TOKYO, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Taiho Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., and its parent company, Otsuka Holdings Co., Ltd., announced today that the European Commission (EC) has granted marketing authorization for Teysuno(TM) (S-1), a novel oral anti-cancer agent indicated for the treatment of adults with advanced gastric cancer when given in combination with cisplatin.

2011-03-09 23:01:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BARRX Medical, Inc., a leader in developing minimally invasive medical devices to remove precancerous tissue from the gastrointestinal tract, reported today that the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) has issued the AGA Medical Position Statement on the Treatment of Barrett's Esophagus.

2011-03-08 15:23:04

Metabolomics is a post-genomic research field for analysis of low molecular weight compounds in biological systems, and its approaches offer an analysis of metabolite level changes in biological samples.

2011-03-01 00:00:01

Patients that underwent gastric bypass surgery were able to reduce the size of a ballooning left ventricle caused by obesity. San Antonio, TX (Vocus/PRWEB) February 27, 2011 A new report from the Journal of the American College of Cardiology reports that patients who had received gastric bypass surgery not only lost weight but had maintained healthier cardiac health, while also reducing previous cardiac complications spurred by obesity. Often times when a patient is obese, an increase in the...

2011-02-26 00:00:02

Patients that underwent Gastric Bypass Surgery saw improvements in their sex lives. San Antonio, Texas (Vocus/PRWEB) February 24, 2011 Nearly 60% of severely obese women suffer from sexual dysfunction brought on by weight.

2011-02-23 00:00:42

Patients that undergo Gastric Sleeve Gastrectomy are shown to have fewer to no complications or birth defects during pregnancy as shown in a new study by the Journal of the American Medical Association. San Antonio, TX (Vocus/PRWEB) February 21, 2011 As the numbers for Obesity in the US grow larger, one concern many women are facing is their health during a pregnancy.

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