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About Stomach cancer

Genetic counseling | Treatment


Very early cancer

NCCN Guidelines for Patients


Stomach Cancer, Version 1.2016

Guide 3. Initial treatment

Surgery status

What are my options?

You are approved and agree to surgery

• EMR,

• ESD, or

• Surgery

You are not approved or decline surgery

• EMR, or


Guide 4. Next treatment after surgery

Surgical results

What are my options?

No cancer is in the surgical margin or lymph nodes • Start follow-up care

Cancer is in the surgical margin

• Chemoradiation, or

• Surgery

Some cancer remains in or near your stomach

• Chemoradiation, or

• Supportive care

Cancer is found in distant sites

• Supportive care


Treatment guide

V ry early cancer