Stomach Cancer

American Cancer Society: Learn About Stomach Cancer - The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem. To learn about cancer of the stomach, use the scroll down menu in the "select a cancer type" section and click on the specific cancer type.

Cancer.Net: Stomach Cancer - This is the patient information Web site of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). It is designed to help patients and families make informed health-care decisions.
Also in Spanish.

HealthyNJ: Stomach Cancer - Here you will find links to stomach cancer information as well as links to sites in New Jersey.

Macmillan Cancer Support: Stomach Cancer - This UK based organization helps with all the things that people affected by cancer want and need. Here you will find information on symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

Mayo Clinic: Cancer Center, Stomach Cancer - This site provides access to the experience and knowledge of the more than 2,000 physicians and scientists of Mayo Clinic.

MedlinePlus: Stomach Cancer - Developed by the National Library of Medicine,
this consumer health site directs the user to selected online resources on many common diseases, conditions, and concerns.
Also in Spanish.

National Cancer Institute: Stomach Cancer - This government site will provide you with information on treatment, clinical trials and research.

OncoLink: Gastric Cancer - OncoLink was founded in 1994 by Penn cancer specialists with a mission to help cancer patients, families, health care professionals and the general public get accurate cancer-related information at no charge. Find out about risk and prevention, screening, and treatment options at this site.

Interactive Tutorials / Videos

MedlinePlus Interactive Tutorial - Upper GI Endoscopy - This interactive video is from the Patient Education Institute. Using animated graphics, each tutorial explains the subject in easy-to-read language. You can also listen to the tutorial. Note: These tutorials require a special Flash plug-in. If you do not have Flash, you will be prompted to obtain a free download of the software before you start the tutorial.


February 2015