Article Abstract

Comparing the treatment of gastric cancer between Korea and Saudi Arabia

Authors: Saeed Alshomimi, Hassan Alsaleem

Abstract

Gastric cancer is not so common in Saudi Arabia and according to the latest Saudi cancer registry it is the 9th common cancer among Saudis with an average of 300 new cases diagnosed each year, this number represent about 2.7% of all newly diagnosed cancer cases in year 2013 (1).