Stomach cancer is a relatively common cancer develops from the stomach lining. Loss of appetite, heartburn, nausea, and upper abdominal pain are some frequently symptoms of stomach cancer.
In severe cases, difficulty swallowing, yellow skin, weight loss, blood in the stool among others and vomiting may experience by the patient. If you or a loved one suffered from cancer after taking medication for acid reflux or heartburn you may file a stomach cancer lawsuit against doctors.
The exact cause of stomach cancer is yet not clear, however, doctors believe that there is a strong connection between diet rich in smoke, salt and pickle food and stomach cancer. The best thing is that stomach cancer is curable now.
Chemotherapy, an anti- cancer drugs specifically designed to lower or stop the development of quick dividing cancer cells in the human body. This drug contains another drug named cytotoxic, circulate in the blood around the body and work by disrupting the development of the cancer cells.
In severe case or advanced cancer (that has spread to other body parts), chemotherapy is considered as a main treatment that may be given for up to 6 months. This treatment is very helpful as it reduces symptoms and let you live longer.