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GI Cancer

GI Cancer services at UAMS

With our experienced, multidisciplinary team at UAMS, we are able to provide cutting-edge care for various types of gastrointestinal cancer, including:

  • Esophageal cancer
  • Stomach cancer
  • Liver cancer
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Colon cancer
  • Appendix cancer
  • Anal cancer

Depending on the type of cancer you have, prognosis for these GI cancers varies. At UAMS you can be assured that you will receive the best treatment available. Some of the types of GI cancer are hard to detect in the early stages, but early detection is key for these types. Symptoms often depend on the specific type of GI cancer, but some of the symptoms common to all kinds include:

  • Difficulty swallowing
  • Abdominal pain or discomfort
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Loss of appetite and weight loss
  • Nausea/vomiting
  • Fatigue
  • Jaundice

Our oncology team specialized in gastrointestinal malignancies includes specialists from all disciplines and is the most complete in the state of Arkansas. At UAMS, we will offer you specialized care, no matter what type or stage of GI cancer you have. We will provide you with an individualized plan for your circumstances and easy access to cutting-edge research in different areas of gastrointestinal malignancies.

Please contact us for more information on our services for gastrointestinal cancer. To make an appointment, call 686-8000.