• Adult Cancer Types

    Find detailed, up-to-date information for many common and rare types of adult-onset cancer, and learn about how we support and care for our adult cancer patients before, during and after treatment.

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  • Gastric (Stomach) Cancer
  • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

    Gastric cancer forms in tissues lining the stomach. It is also called stomach cancer. Learn about gastric cancer and find information on how we support and care for people with stomach cancer before, during, and after treatment.

  • Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor
  • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

    Gastrointestinal carcinoid tumors are slow-growing cancers that form in cells that make hormones in the lining of the stomach and intestines. Learn about gastrointestinal carcinoid tumors and find information on how we support and care for people with gastrointestinal carcinoid tumors before, during, and after treatment.

  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST)
  • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

    Gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) is a type of tumor that usually begins in cells in the wall of the gastrointestinal tract. It can be benign or malignant. Learn about gastrointestinal stromal tumor and find information on how we support and care for people with GIST before, during, and after treatment.

  • Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor
  • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

    Gestational trophoblastic tumors develop from cells that help an embryo attach to the uterus and help form the placenta after fertilization of an egg. Learn about gestational trophoblastic tumor and find information on how we support and care for people with gestationaltrophoblastic tumor before, during, and after treatment.

  • Glioblastoma
  • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

    Glioblastoma is a fast-growing, central nervous system tumor that forms from supportive tissue of the brain and spinal cord. Glioblastoma usually occurs in adults and affects the brain more often than the spinal cord. Learn about glioblastoma and find information on how we support and care for adults with glioblastoma before, during, and after treatment.

  • Glioma
  • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

    Glioma is a cancer of the brain that begins in glial cells (cells that surround and support nerve cells). Learn about glioma and find information on how we support and care for people with glioma before, during, and after treatment.

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