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Diagnosed gastric cancer. Why excessive blood vomiting? Treatment?

My father in law admitted hospital bcos excessive blood vomiting ,then diagnosed gastric cancer but they endoscopic biopsy nagative remain ctscan positive,after that surgery planned for partial gastrictomy but couldn t do bcos it spread out of stomach,then bypass done ,now intraoperative biopsy also nagative ,what is the stage?what i can expect about his prognosis?
Asked On : Sun, 9 Sep 2012
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General Surgeon 's  Response
Apr 2013
Hi and welcome to Healthcare magic.Thank you for the query.
This is late stage if there is blood vomiting,probably stage 3 or 4. it is most important how to prevent excessive bleeding by endoscopic managment and transfusional measures,but if this is refractery bleeding then new surgical procedure may be necessary
Wish you good health. Regards
Answered: Wed, 17 Jul 2013
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