Departments and specialties
Mayo Clinic has one of the largest and most experienced practices in the United States,
with campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota. Staff skilled in dozens of specialties work
together to ensure quality care and successful recovery.
Departments that treat this condition
Mayo Clinic researchers are studying ways to improve the treatment of gastroesophageal junction cancer and stomach cancer.
Cancer research is conducted in coordination with the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center. The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center receives funding from the National Cancer Institute and is designated as a comprehensive cancer center — recognition for an institution's scientific excellence and multidisciplinary resources focused on cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment. Scientists in the Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy Program conduct basic research on cancer immunotherapy.
See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic authors on stomach cancer and gastroesophageal junction cancer on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.
Stomach cancer care at Mayo Clinic
Aug. 29, 2017
- AskMayoExpert. Esophageal and gastric cancer. Rochester, Minn.: Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research; 2015.
- Niederhuber JE, et al., eds. Cancer of the stomach and gastroesophageal junction. In: Abeloff 's Clinical Oncology. 5th ed. Philadelphia, Pa.: Churchill Livingstone Elsevier; 2014. https://www.clinicalkey.com. Accessed March 23, 2016.
- Feldman M, et al. Adenocarcinoma of the stomach and other gastric tumors. In: Sleisenger and Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, Management. 10th ed. Philadelphia, Pa.: Saunders Elsevier; 2016. https://www.clinicalkey.com. Accessed March 23, 2016.
- Gastric cancer. Fort Washington, Pa.: National Comprehensive Cancer Network. http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/f_guidelines.asp. Accessed March 23, 2016.
- Gastrointestinal stromal tumors treatment — Patient version (PDQ). National Cancer Institute. http://www.cancer.gov/types/soft-tissue-sarcoma/patient/gist-treatment-pdq. Accessed March 24, 2016.
- Palliative care. Fort Washington, Pa.: National Comprehensive Cancer Network. http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/f_guidelines.asp. Accessed March 23, 2016.
- Singh S, et al. Physical activity is associated with reduced risk of gastric cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Cancer Prevention Research. 2014;7:12.
- Carr JS, et al. Risk factors for rising incidence of esophageal and gastric cardia adenocarcinoma. Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer. 2013;44:143.
- Atasoy A, et al. Multimodality approaches to potentially resectable esophagogastric junction and gastric cardia adenocarcinomas. https://www.uptodate.com/home. Accessed April 26, 2017.
- Goode EF, et al. Immunotherapy for gastroesophageal cancer. Journal of Clinical Medicine. 2016;5:84.
- Crane SJ, et al. Subsite-specific risk factors for esophageal and gastric adenocarcinoma. American Journal of Gastroenterology. 2007;102:1596.
- Ajanai JA, et al. Esophageal and esophagogastric junction cancers, version 1.2015. Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 2015;13:194.
- Maron SB, et al. Novel targeted therapies for esophagogastric cancer. Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America. 2017;26:293.