An illustration of gastric adenocarcinoma, also known as stomach cancer. Stomach cancer is often asymptomatic early on, but can become malignant and spread to surrounding organs if left untreated. The adenocarcinoma originates as an epithelial tumor in the gastric mucosa and will infiltrate the next layer of the gastric wall into the muscularis mucosa.
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