Cancer Signs & Symptoms: Indigestion & Heartburn

Don’t ignore these warning signs & symptoms!

Experiencing persistent indigestion or heartburn can be a sign of esophageal or stomach cancer. Finding and addressing these symptoms early gives you improved odds of successful treatment. Discover what to look for below, and remember: knowing and spotting cancer signs and symptoms early can save your life.

What To Look For:

  • Frequent upset stomach (42)
  • Frequent bouts of burning sensation in upper abdomen or a feeling of stomach acid (42)
  • Uncomfortable fullness after a meal (43)

Notice Something? Here’s What To Do Next:

  • Should you spot any signs, consider them a “red flag”. It does not mean you have cancer. If signs do not disappear within one week, contact your medical team for a professional evaluation.

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