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Is stomach cancer fatal?

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Dr. Amir Faridi
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Stomach cancer

Depends on extent of disease.

In brief: Stomach cancer

Depends on extent of disease.
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Dr. Anthony Back
Internal Medicine - Oncology

In brief: Depends on the stage

Stages 1, 2 and 3 are usually treated with surgery, sometimes combined with chemo, and can be curable.
Stage 4, when it has spread to other organs, is eventually fatal. So the answer is--not always fatal!

In brief: Depends on the stage

Stages 1, 2 and 3 are usually treated with surgery, sometimes combined with chemo, and can be curable.
Stage 4, when it has spread to other organs, is eventually fatal. So the answer is--not always fatal!
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