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Krukenberg carcinoma

Krukenberg carcinoma: Introduction

Krukenberg carcinoma: However, when stomach cancer spreads to an ovary, the tumor in the ovary is called a Krukenberg tumor . (This ... more about Krukenberg carcinoma.

Krukenberg carcinoma: A form of ovarian cancer. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Krukenberg carcinoma is available below.

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However, when stomach cancer spreads to an ovary, the tumor in the ovary is called a Krukenberg tumor . (This tumor, named for a doctor, is not a different disease; it is metastatic stomach cancer. The cancer cells in a Krukenberg tumor are stomach cancer cells, the same as the cancer cells in the primary tumor.) (Source: excerpt from What You Need To Know About Stomach Cancer: NCI)

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

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More information about Krukenberg carcinoma

  1. Krukenberg carcinoma: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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