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Gastric lymphoma

Gastric lymphoma: Introduction

Gastric lymphoma: A rare type of tumor that occurs in the lining of the stomach. The tumor may be primary or have spread there from other parts of the body. This type of tumor is more common in old people. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Gastric lymphoma is available below.

Symptoms of Gastric lymphoma

Treatments for Gastric lymphoma

  • Surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy
  • Specific treatment of lymphoma depends upon the type and staging of the disease at the time of diagnosis, as well as the age and general health of the patient. Treatments include:
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Gastric lymphoma?

Gastric lymphoma: Complications

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Causes of Gastric lymphoma

Read more about causes of Gastric lymphoma.

Less Common Symptoms of Gastric lymphoma

Gastric lymphoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Gastric lymphoma

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety of "good"...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill the "good" bacteria in the...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of...read more »

Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi. See melanoma and spitz...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms ...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic...read more »

Gastric lymphoma: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

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Hospitals & Clinics: Gastric lymphoma

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Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Gastric lymphoma, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Gastric lymphoma: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Evidence Based Medicine Research for Gastric lymphoma

Medical research articles related to Gastric lymphoma include:

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Gastric lymphoma: Animations

Research about Gastric lymphoma

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Clinical Trials for Gastric lymphoma

The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Gastric lymphoma include:

Statistics for Gastric lymphoma

Gastric lymphoma: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Gastric lymphoma:

Gastric lymphoma is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Gastric lymphoma, or a subtype of Gastric lymphoma, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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