stomach cancer

Pronunciation: (STUH-muk KAN-ser)

Cancer that forms in tissues lining the stomach. Also called gastric cancer.

Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

The esophagus and stomach are part of the upper gastrointestinal (digestive) system.El estómago y el esófago forman la parte superior del aparato digestivo. 2005-10-24 Date last modified: 2006-11-07Stomach (Gastric) Cancer Cáncer de estómago