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Is it possible to have gastric adenocarcinoma cancer at the age of 16?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology 47 years experience
It is not comon: To have cancer in adolescence: lymphoma, leukemia, testis and bony tumors osteo- and ewings sarcoma. Brain tumors too. These i've seen, heard ofand treated. I guess it is possible to have gastric adeno in adolescence...I've never seen or heard of it.

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