Mid and distal gastric cancers

Lawrence E. Harrison, Eileen M. O’Reilly, Bruce D. Minsky, Gary K. Schwartz, Martin S. Karpeh

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Abstract

The stomach is the third most common site of cancer in the gastrointestinal tract. Despite a dramatic decrease in incidence, gastric cancer remains seventh in cancer-related deaths in the United States. Difficulties in treating gastric cancer arise from the fact that most patients present with advanced disease.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationIntegrated Cancer Management
Subtitle of host publicationSurgery, Medical Oncology, and Radiation Oncology
PublisherCRC Press
Pages82-105
Number of pages24
ISBN (Electronic)9780824746780
ISBN (Print)9780824771959
StatePublished - Jan 1 1999
Externally publishedYes

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Stomach Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Stomach
Incidence
Neoplasms

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  • Medicine(all)

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Harrison, L. E., O’Reilly, E. M., Minsky, B. D., Schwartz, G. K., & Karpeh, M. S. (1999). Mid and distal gastric cancers. In Integrated Cancer Management: Surgery, Medical Oncology, and Radiation Oncology (pp. 82-105). CRC Press.
Harrison, Lawrence E. ; O’Reilly, Eileen M. ; Minsky, Bruce D. ; Schwartz, Gary K. ; Karpeh, Martin S. / Mid and distal gastric cancers. Integrated Cancer Management: Surgery, Medical Oncology, and Radiation Oncology. CRC Press, 1999. pp. 82-105
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Integrated Cancer Management: Surgery, Medical Oncology, and Radiation Oncology. CRC Press, 1999. p. 82-105.

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