Experimental Gastric Cancers

  • Takashi Sugimura


Gastric cancer is still one of the most abundant cancers in the world, with high incidences generally related to low socioeconomical status. The intestinal type of adenocarcinoma of the stomach is associated with intestinal metaplasia resulting from chronic gastritis and is observed more frequently in Asian, Eastern European and South American countries. Some gastric cancers are related to atrophy of the mucosa in the fundus portion with involvement of pernicious anemia.


Gastric Cancer Gastric Carcinoma Sodium Chloride Intestinal Metaplasia Stomach Cancer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Takashi Sugimura
    • 1
  1. 1.National Cancer CenterChuo-ku, Tokyo 104Japan

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