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
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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:
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Gastric lymphoma:
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Gastric lymphoma?
Gastric lymphoma: Complications
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Causes of Gastric lymphoma
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Less Common Symptoms of Gastric lymphoma
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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-diagnosed, whereas...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...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...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" (i.e. ...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 course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal...read more »
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma...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 (see 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 ulcer, ...read more »
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Gastric lymphoma: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Gastric lymphoma
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Gastric lymphoma: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Gastric lymphoma
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Gastric lymphoma: Animations
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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:
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Statistics for Gastric lymphoma
Gastric lymphoma: Broader Related Topics
Types of Gastric lymphoma
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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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