THE AIM OF THE ARTICLE IS TO PRESENT TWO CASES OF CANCER OF THE CARDIA OF THE STOMACH WITH PROXIMAL MEDIASTINAL SPREAD AND TO REVIEW THE TREATMENT OF THE CANCER OF THE CARDIA

Tomas Po┼íkus Abstract Summary There has been an increase in adenocarcinoma of the gastroesophageal junction and gastric cardia recently. These types of cancer might be difficult to stage preoperatively because of their specific location and involvement of various lymph nodes. The preoperative staging of gastric cancer has to be very precise because it influences the…