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Can CT scan of the abdomen detect stomach cancer?

11 doctors weighed in
5 doctors agree

In brief: Sometimes

In advanced stages, yes.
But best test is upper GI endoscopy with biopsy. Get to a GI specialist for this study if your doctor suspects gastric neoplasm.

In brief: Sometimes

In advanced stages, yes.
But best test is upper GI endoscopy with biopsy. Get to a GI specialist for this study if your doctor suspects gastric neoplasm.
Dr. Robert Uyeda
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Dr. Sameer Gupta
Internal Medicine - Oncology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Perhaps

But may be inaccurate in some cases and endoscopy may be required for direct visualization and biopsy.

In brief: Perhaps

But may be inaccurate in some cases and endoscopy may be required for direct visualization and biopsy.
Dr. Sameer Gupta
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Dr. Jocelyn Tan
Internal Medicine - Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Stomach cancer test

Sometimes it can but it can also miss it.
Best is to do an upper endoscopy with biopsy .

In brief: Stomach cancer test

Sometimes it can but it can also miss it.
Best is to do an upper endoscopy with biopsy .
Dr. Jocelyn Tan
Dr. Jocelyn Tan
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