Stomach cancer, also called gastric cancer, is produced in the epithelial cells that form part of the inner layer of the mucosa that protects the stomach.
Among the main causes of a person suffering from stomach cancer are the following:
Poor diet, since the vast majority of those affected usually eat smoked foods, salted meat, fish and vegetables preserved in vinegar. So, it is better to include in the diet foods that prevent cancer such as whole products, vegetables, fresh fruits that are rich in vitamin A and C; If you want to reduce the risk of stomach cancer.
Obesity is another cause of this disease.
Stomach cancer is easier to originate, in people who have had surgery to remove some part of the stomach to cure diseases like ulcers.