What is Stomach Cancer?

Stomach cancer, or gastric cancer, happens when abnormal cells in the stomach develop and reproduce out of control.

What Are Signs and Symptoms of Stomach Cancer?

Signs and symptoms of stomach cancer include:

  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Belly pain
  • Loss of appetite
  • Feeling full after eating a small amount of food
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting (possibly with blood)

How Is Stomach Cancer Treated?

After diagnosing you with stomach cancer, your doctor will design a treatment plan based on where your cancer appears and whether it has spread (metastasized).