Chemotherapy drugs enter the bloodstream, they are able to reach all parts of the body, making this treatment useful for cancer that has metastasized, or spread, to organs beyond the stomach.
Unfortunately, along with killing cancer cells, chemotherapy drugs also damage normal cells.
This can lead to temporary side effects such as nausea and vomiting, loss of appetite, loss of hair, diarrhea, mouth sores, low blood count, increased chance of infection, bleeding or bruising after minor cuts/injuries, fatigue and shortness of breath.
What is the difference between precancerous conditions and cancer of the cervix?
Are there clinical trials available for stomach cancer?
Stomach Cancer Survivor’s Recovery
The side effects of Biological Therapy for Stomach Cancer Treatment
The side effects of Chemotherapy for Stomach Cancer Treatment
The side effects of Gastrectomy for Stomach Cancer Treatment
Chemotherapy for Stomach Cancer
Surgery for Stomach Cancer
The treatment for Stomach Cancer
Stomach Cancer Detection by Barium upper GI radiographs