Cancer cells that form in the tissue lining of the stomach. Stomach cancer is also known as gastric cancer. It is a common cancer worldwide especially in some Asian countries. There are several types of stomach cancer.
The exact cause remains unknown. However, it is known that a high-salt diet, lack of Vitamin C and a bacterium named Helicobactor pylori are risk factors. Certain health conditions may also increase the chances of stomach cancer, for example,