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Can gastritis , ulcers, or acid indigestion lead to cancer?

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Dr. Jeffrey Duman
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Very rarely, yes

It is very uncommon but there are certain types of stomach inflammation that are potentially pre-cancerous.

In brief: Very rarely, yes

It is very uncommon but there are certain types of stomach inflammation that are potentially pre-cancerous.
Dr. Jeffrey Duman
Dr. Jeffrey Duman
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Dr. Aasim Sehbai
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Risk for cancer

They do increase risk for esophageal and stomach cancer both carcinomas and lymphomas.

In brief: Risk for cancer

They do increase risk for esophageal and stomach cancer both carcinomas and lymphomas.
Dr. Aasim Sehbai
Dr. Aasim Sehbai
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