Abdominal Cancer

Abdominal cancer occurs when there is uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells anywhere in the abdomen area, the area between the chest and the pelvic area. Most of us refer to this area of the body as stomach and any pain in this area is referred to as a stomach ache. However, the fact is that this section is called the abdomen and any pain in this area is referred to as abdominal pain. The stomach is just one of the many organs in the abdomen that include oesophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, liver, pancreas, gallbladder, appendix or other organs in the area.