This series of Annals of Translational Medicine presents a collection of review articles on the treatment of gastric and gastroesophageal cancer in 2020. The treatment of this cancer has been evolving overtime in both the locally advanced and the metastatic setting. Treatment ranges from Endoscopic resection in early stage disease and perioperative chemotherapy in locally advanced disease to combination of chemotherapy and targeted therapy in the metastatic setting.
Narrative review of the role of gastroenterologist in the diagnosis, treatment and palliation in gastric and gastroesophageal cancer
The series “Gastroesophageal Cancer 2020” was commissioned by the editorial office, Annals of Translational Medicine without any sponsorship or funding. Khaldoun Almhanna served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the series.