Symptoms of Abdominal Cancer

Abdominal Cancer or Stomach Cancer has following symptoms:

  • Nausea
  • Heartburn
  • Stomach Pain
  • Vomiting
  • Indigestion
  • Bloating
  • Difficulty in swallowing
  • Poor Appetite
  • Weight Loss
  • Blood in the Stool
  • Excessive fatigue
  • Jaundice

Please talk to your doctor when you have these symptoms and take advice early.

Causes of Abdominal Cancer

  • Regular intake of very salty food
  • Obesity
  • Smoking or drinking
  • Genetic or Family History
  • Ageing body in 60’s and 70’s
  • Prolonged Exposure to certain dusts and fumes
  • Any previous stomach surgery
  • Men are most likely to get it

Prevention of Abdominal Cancer

  • Eat healthy food with balanced salt content and less red meat.
  • Eat more fruits and vegetables, fibers
  • Quit drinking and smoking
  • Do exercises and maintain a healthy weight

Treatment of Abdominal Cancer

Depending upon the various stages of this cancer, treatment may vary to these following:

Surgery – A surgeon will surgically remove the stomach cancer

Chemotherapy – By use of oral drugs to prevent the spread of cancer cells around our organs which are rapidly dividing.

Targeted Medication – These therapies tracks down the proteins produced by the cancerous cells and attacks them.

Radiation Therapy – For advance stages of cancer, this therapy is used by a specialist to find and kill cancerous cells.

Immunotherapy – By using medicine to improve our body immune system to fight against the cancerous cells