Gastric Cancer

Symptoms

  • Anorexia
  • Weight loss
  • N
  • V
  • Early satiety
  • Typically sub-acute & progressive
  • Epigastric area pain
  • Persistent/progressive

Physical Exam Findings

  • May have weight loss if advanced
  • Sometimes epigastric discomfort on palpation, rarely mass
  • May have black stools (if significant bleeding) and guaiac +