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What is Stomach Cancer?

Stomach cancer, also known as gastric cancer, usually originates in the inner layer of the stomach wall known as the mucosa. This condition accounts for about 1.5% of all new cancers diagnosed in the United States each year, with rates declining steadily over the past decade.

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UR Medicine's Treatments for Stomach Cancer

Wilmot Cancer Institute is committed to providing the highest-quality treatment and care — through expert and innovative medicine, science, and education — for any patient burdened by any cancer within our region and beyond.

What Sets Us Apart?

UR Medicine's Wilmot Cancer Institute provides world-class cancer treatment and care and conducts pivotal research. The goal is to prevent and conquer cancer through innovation in science, patient care, education, and community outreach.


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