Stomach Cancer risks
Stomach Cancer

  • H. Pylori Infection
  • Family History of Stomach cancer
  • Past History of Pernicious Anemia
  • Past History of Chronic Atrophic Gastritis
  • Past History of Adenomatous Gastric Polyp
  • Smoking
  • Obesity
  • Japanese
  • Gastric Acid Secretion Decreased
  • Colorectal Neoplasms, Hereditary Nonpolyposis
  • Addison's Anemia
  • Gastric Polyp
  • Adenomatous Polyposis Coli
  • Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome
  • Atrophic gastritis
  • Blood group A (finding)
  • Age More Than 55 years
  • Salty food
  • Intestinal metaplasia
  • H. pylori are a type of bacteria that may not cause problems. However, sometimes it can cause pain, bloating, and burping, and may lead to ulcers or stomach cancer.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Nicotine addiction occurs when a person becomes addicted to nicotine, which is a chemical found in tobacco. The addiction is physical, mental, and behavioral.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Obesity is defined as having a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or more. BMI is calculated using a person's weight and height. It can lead to other conditions like diabetes, heart disease, and cancer.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Pernicious anemia (PA) is an autoimmune disorder in which the body fails to make enough healthy red blood cells (RBCs), resulting in vitamin B-12 deficiency. Most people experience a burning or sore tongue.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Atrophic gastritis (AG) is a condition that develops when the stomach's lining has been inflamed for many years. The inflammation is most often caused by an infection of the bacterium H. pylori. The infection gradually destroys cells in your stoma...
    Source:HLCMS
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