Sunday, November 30, 2014

Risk factors for carcinoma stomach mnemonic

Hey guys!
This is one of those "Make sure you write this" checklists I make.
Giving theory exams at the moment so I have that mindset xD

Anyway, the mnemonic is, "STOMACH"

S: Smoking
Smoked salmon
Syndromes: Li fraumen syndrome, HNPCC

T: Talc

O: Obesity

M: Menetrier's disease

A: Agammaglobulinaemia
Anemia (Pernicious anemia)
Alcohol
blood group A

C: Cadherin mutation
Correa cycle
Chronic gastritis
Chronic ulcer.

H: H pylori infection
High salt diet 
Diet rich in nitrosamines (Couldn't fit this anywhere T_T)

That's all!
Hope you're feeling rich today :)
-IkaN

No comments:

Post a Comment

This is express yourself space. Where you type create something beautiful! <3
Wondering what do I write? Well..
Tell us something you know better. You are a brilliant mind. Yes, you are! ^__^
Ask about something you don't understand @_@?
Compliment... Say something nice! =D
Be a good critic and correct us if something went wrong :|
Go ahead. Comment all you like here! (:

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...