Erratum to: Gastric Cancer Surgery: An American Perspective on the Current Options and Standards.
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Department of Surgery, Georgetown University Hospital, 3800 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, DC, 20007, USA.
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Name: Current treatment options in oncology
- PubMed Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21340446
- DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11864-011-0141-9
Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions
That portion of the stomach remaining after gastric surgery, usually gastrectomy or gastroenterostomy for cancer of the stomach or peptic ulcer. It is a common site of cancer referred to as stump cancer or carcinoma of the gastric stump.
A proto-oncogene protein and member of the Wnt family of proteins. It is frequently up-regulated in human GASTRIC CANCER and is a tumor marker (TUMOR MARKERS, BIOLOGICAL) of gastric and COLORECTAL CANCER.
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Abnormal distention of the STOMACH due to accumulation of gastric contents that may reach 10 to 15 liters. Gastric dilatation may be the result of GASTRIC OUTLET OBSTRUCTION; ILEUS; GASTROPARESIS; or denervation.
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