[Risk factors of stomach cancer].

  title={[Risk factors of stomach cancer].},
  author={Shogo Kikuchi},
  journal={Gan to kagaku ryoho. Cancer & chemotherapy},
  volume={28 2},
  • Shogo Kikuchi
  • Published 2001 in Gan to kagaku ryoho. Cancer & chemotherapy
The risk factors for stomach cancer are reviewed. A family history of stomach cancer, smoking habit, highly salted foods and Helicobacter pylori are risk factors, while fresh vegetables, fruits and green vegetables are preventive ones. Stomach cancer may arise mainly from moderately but not severely atrophic gastric mucosa, where atrophic change is ongoing… CONTINUE READING