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What is the survival rate of stomach cancer in its early stage?

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Dr. Edward Gold
43 years experience in Internal Medicine
NCI SEER Data: 2001-2007, all races, both sexes stage at diagnosis stage distribution 5-year relative survival (%) localized (confined to primary site) 61.5 regional (spread to regional lymphnodes) 27 distant (cancer has metastasized) 3.7 unknown (unstaged) 16.
Answered on Nov 27, 2014
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