Metastatic cancer to the stomach

  title={Metastatic cancer to the stomach},
  author={Paulo Moacir de Oliveira Campoli and Fl{\'a}vio Hayato Ejima and Daniela Medeiros Milhomem Cardoso and Osterno Queiroz da Silva and Jales Benevides Santana Filho and Paulo Adriano de Queiroz Barreto and M{\'a}rcio Martins Machado and Eliane Duarte Mota and Jo{\~a}o Alves Araujo Filho and Rita de C{\'a}ssia Gonçalves Alencar and Orlando Milhomem da Mota},
  journal={Gastric Cancer},
Metastases in the stomach are rare. The increased use of esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), associated with better treatment results for malignancies, requires them to be acknowledged. The aim of this study was to describe a series of cases of metastasis to the stomach, their primary sites, clinical and endoscopic features, treatment, and results. Twenty cases were diagnosed between December 1999 and January 2004. Their analysis included symptomatology, macroscopic presentation, time from… CONTINUE READING