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Do only old people get stomach cancer?

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In brief: No

Unusual in children, but there are several varieties so symptoms should be evaluated.

In brief: No

Unusual in children, but there are several varieties so symptoms should be evaluated.
Dr. Creighton Wright
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Dr. Ronald Kline
Surgery - Colorectal

In brief: No

The age peak for stomach cancer is in the older population.
However, younger individuals can be a t risk, especially if there is a strong family history of cnacer of the GI tract. Any persistent problem should be investigated.

In brief: No

The age peak for stomach cancer is in the older population.
However, younger individuals can be a t risk, especially if there is a strong family history of cnacer of the GI tract. Any persistent problem should be investigated.
Dr. Ronald Kline
Dr. Ronald Kline
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