Oncology (General Cancer)/Cancer


Dear Doctor;

I have had episodes of Campylobacter  and Salmonella infections about 2 months ago and now i am suffering GERD and bloated stomach.

I have heard that Campylobacter can make cancers inside your tummy. Normally how long does it take Campylobacter to make cancer inside your tummy?

Thank you

No I have no knowledge of such a connection! Campylobacter is an acute bowel infection with diarrhea. I think you confuse Campylobacter with Helicobacter pylorii. That can cause a chronic infection of the stomach and can cause both gastric ulcers and gastric cancer. OK?

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Claes-Gustaf Nordquist, M.D.


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I'm a Doctor of Medicine and specialist in Medical Oncology and Radiation Therapy educated & trained in Sweden. Now retired. Background in Radiation Therapy, Medical Oncology, Radiation Protection, Nuclear Medicine, Diagnostic Radiology, Gynecological Oncology, Clinical Pathology, Clinical Cytology,Hematology and Internal Medicine. M.D. from the faculty of medicine, Royal Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden. Have also been an exchange student at the Hebrew University, Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem Israel. Former medical consultant, Swedish National Board of Radiation Protection. Former Police Surgeon and Medical Examiner, Stockholm Police Department. Former Chief Medical Officer, The Royal Guards, The Royal Horse Guards and the Royal Household Brigade, Royal Swedish Army Medical Corps. You can also reach me on: http://www.lifestylerescue.com/expert/health-fitness-advice/dr-claes-gustaf/128 I have no restrictions in the number of questions there. I also answer questions in these other categories: General History, Military History, Brain Tumors, Breast Cancer, Colon Cancer

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