Stomach Cancer risks
Stomach Cancer

  • H. Pylori Infection
  • Family History of Stomach cancer
  • Past History of Adenomatous Gastric Polyp
  • Past History of Pernicious Anemia
  • Past History of Chronic Atrophic Gastritis
  • Smoking
  • Obesity
  • Japanese
  • Gastric Acid Secretion Decreased
  • Gastric Polyp
  • Blood group A (finding)
  • Intestinal metaplasia
  • Adenomatous Polyposis Coli
  • Colorectal Neoplasms, Hereditary Nonpolyposis
  • Atrophic gastritis
  • Addison's Anemia
  • Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome
  • Salty food
  • Age More Than 55 years
  • H. pylori are a type of bacteria that may infect around two-thirds of the people in the world. The H. in the name is short for Helicobacter-so called because they are spiral in shape ("helico-," as in the word "helicopter," means "spiral"). Helic
    Source:HLCMS
  • Chronic gastritis involves swelling or inflammation of the stomach lining. If you have this condition, you might feel full after eating just a few bites. Chronic gastritis might be painless or cause you dull, persistent stomach pain. It occurs sl
    Source:HLCMS
  • Obesity is an epidemic in the U.S. This condition is putting people at a higher risk for serious diseases, such as type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and cancer. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), it is estimated that ...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Colonic polyps, also known as colorectal polyps, are growths that appear on the surface of your large intestine, or colon. You can have more than one polyp, and they may be flat or raised, benign or cancerous. According to the National Institute o
    Source:HLCMS
  • Pernicious anemia (PA) is an autoimmune disorder in which the body fails to make enough healthy red blood cells (RBCs). The body requires vitamin B-12 and a type of protein called intrinsic factor (IF) to make red blood cells. Vitamin B-12, or cob
    Source:HLCMS
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