Stomach carcinoma

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Stomach carcinoma

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4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Following organizations serve the condition "Stomach carcinoma" for support, advocacy or research.

4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

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Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Stomach carcinoma" returned 93 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[A case of spindle cell carcinoma of the stomach presenting with hematochezia and weight loss due to fistulous tract formation with colon].
 

Author(s): Ji Won An, Dae Young Cheung, Min Woo Seo, Hyun Jung Lee, In Kyu Lee, Tae Jung Kim, Jin Il Kim, Jae Kwang Kim

Journal: Korean J Gastroenterol. 2013 Aug;62(2):126-30.

 

Spindle cell carcinoma (SpCC) is a rare tumor consisting of spindle cells which express cytokeratin. Despite recent advances in immunohistochemical and genetic studies, precise histogenesis of SpCC is still controversial and this tumor had been referred to with a wide range of names ...

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2013

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Hepatoid adenocarcinoma of the stomach: an unusual case of elevated alpha-fetoprotein with prior treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Joon Seong Ahn, Ja Ryong Jeon, Hong Seok Yoo, Taek Kyu Park, Cheol Keun Park, Dong Hyun Sinn, Seung Woon Paik

Journal: Clin Mol Hepatol. 2013 Jun;19(2):173-8.

 

Hepatoid adenocarcinoma (HAC) is a rare type of extrahepatic carcinoma whose morphology is similar to that of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Metachronous HCC and HAC in the same patient is extremely rare. The case of a 68-year-old man with chronic hepatitis B infection who had both ...

Last Updated: 9 Jul 2013

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An unusual presentation of carcinoma stomach.
 

Author(s): Jeffey George, Deepak Kochummen Johnson, Rajneesh Anugraha Rajan, Sandesh Kolassery, Ramachandran Mavali Thazhath

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Symptomatic gastric malignancy usually presents with symptoms which mimic peptic ulcer disease.Usual presenting features include weight loss and abdominal pain. Other symptoms include nausea, vomiting, dysphagia, melena and early satiety. Gastric malignancy presenting with hemetemesis, ...

Last Updated: 6 May 2013

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The terms "Stomach carcinoma" returned 5 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the stomach: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Zeid Bittar, Falko Fend, Leticia Quintanilla-Martinez

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A lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma (LLC), characterized by a carcinoma with stromal heavy lymphocyte infiltration, is one of the histological patterns observed in patients with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-associated gastric carcinoma. Although this entity is hard to be recognized in ...

Last Updated: 16 Jan 2014

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Signet-ring cell carcinoma of the stomach metastasizing to renal cell carcinoma: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Yasuhiro Sakai, Naoki Kanomata, Hiroe Itami, Kazuyoshi Kajimoto, Toshiko Sakuma, Chiho Ohbayashi

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Metastasis of one neoplasm to another is also known as metastasis of "tumor to tumor", "cancer to cancer", "tumor in tumor", and "one to another". We describe the case of a 75-year-old woman with the metastasis of signet-ring cell carcinoma of the stomach to clear cell renal cell ...

Last Updated: 17 Sep 2010

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Synchronous occurrence of carcinoid, signet-ring cell carcinoma and heterotopic pancreatic tissue in stomach: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Lin Yang, Hong-Tu Zhang, Xun Zhang, Yun-Tian Sun, Zhi Cao, Qin Su

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2006 Nov;12(44):7216-20.

 

We presented an unusual case with coexistence of carcinoid, signet-ring cell carcinoma (SRC) and heterotopic pancreatic tissue in stomach. Gastroscopic examination of this 63-year-old male patient showed multiple protrusions in gastric corpus near the greater curvature, identified ...

Last Updated: 28 Nov 2006

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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A Study Comparing Billroth II With Roux-en-Y Reconstruction for Gastric Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Gastric Cancer; Stomach Cancer; Gastrectomy

 

Last Updated: 13 Apr 2012

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Endoscopic Ultrasonographic Staging and Conventional Endoscopic Staging for Depth of Invasion for Early Gastric Cancer
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Gastric Tumor; Early Gastric Cancer

 

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2013

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Last Updated: 14 Apr 2009

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