Gastric adenocarcinoma is one of the leading causes of cancer morbidity and mortality worldwide. Gastric cancer comprises approximately 95% of all gastric tumors, and is the focus of this chapter. Other less common gastric tumors not discussed here include mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) lymphoma, gastrointestinal stromal cell tumors, and carcinoid tumors.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Phytopharmaceuticals in Cancer Chemoprevention|
|Number of pages||8|
|ISBN (Print)||0849315603, 9780849315602|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2004|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Health Professions(all)