Revised 07 January 2013
These guidelines are for the management of gastric adenocarcinoma.
Please refer to the Sarcoma section for guidelines regarding Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumours (GIST) , found in chapter 6 Management, then click section "03 Special Surgical Considerations." See 1. Gastrointestinal Lymphoma, in the Lymphoma section of Lymphoma, Chronic Leukemia, Myeloma.
These guidelines reflect current optimal practice in BC and were developed through consensus of the Provincial GI Tumour Group.
These guidelines are not a substitute for a consultation with an appropriate specialist.
These guidelines are current as of November 2012. Every effort will be made to update them to reflect changes in practice.