Tony Philip, MD

Hematologist/Oncologist
LIJ Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Hematology/Oncology
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine


Recent Posts By: Tony Philip, MD

Watch for Stomach Cancer Risks

In its early stages, stomach cancer (also called gastric cancer) rarely shows symptoms, so it is often left undiagnosed. As stomach cancer develops, it can cause pain, bleeding, weight loss, nausea, getting full quickly or loss of appetite. Though uncommon in the US, the risk of gastric cancer increases with: • high-salt diets (including cured… Read more »