stage 0 gastric carcinoma in situ

Pronunciation: (... GAS-trik KAR-sih-NOH-muh in SY-too)

Abnormal cells are found in the inside lining of the mucosa (innermost layer) of the stomach wall. These abnormal cells may become cancer and spread into nearby normal tissue.

Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

2004-01-23 Date last modified: 2011-10-18Gastric Cancer TreatmentCáncer de estómago: Tratamiento