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  • http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/healthlibrary/conditions/endocrino...
  • Pancreatic cancer is the fourth most common cause of cancer death in the U.S. Pancreatic cancer occurs when a cell in the pancreas is damaged and this malignant (cancer) cell starts to grow out of control.
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pancreatic_adenoma
  • Pancreatic cancer arises when cells in the pancreas, a glandular organ behind the stomach, begin to multiply out of control and form a mass.
  • http://www.drugs.com/mcd/pancreatic-cancer
  • Pancreatic cancer begins in the tissues of your pancreas , an organ in your abdomen that lies horizontally behind the lower part of your stomach.
  • http://www.massgeneral.org/conditions/condition.aspx?id=347
  • Pancreatic cancer is the fourth most common cause of cancer death in men and women in the US.
  • http://www.cancer.gov/research/progress/snapshots/pancreatic
  • Because pancreatic cancer usually is diagnosed at an advanced stage, the survival rate is extremely low compared with that of many other cancer types.
  • https://stanfordhealthcare.org/medical-conditions/cancer/pancreat...
  • Pancreatic cancer occurs when malignant cells in the pancreas grow out of control.
  • https://myhealth.alberta.ca/health/Pages/conditions.aspx?hwid=abn2524
  • Pancreatic cancer happens when cells that aren't normal grow and start to form tumours in the pancreas, a small organ located deep in the belly, behind your stomach.
  • http://healthinfo.uclahealth.org/Library/DiseasesConditions/Adult...
  • Pancreatic cancer is the fourth most common cause of cancer death in the U.S. Pancreatic cancer occurs when a cell in the pancreas is damaged and this malignant (cancer) cell starts to grow out of control.
  • http://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0201/p485.html
  • The overall five-year survival rate is 4 percent, and localized, resectable disease has only a 17 percent survival rate.
  • http://www.uptodate.com/contents/pancreatic-cancer-beyond-the-basics
  • More detailed information about pancreatic cancer is available by subscription. (See "Clinical manifestations, diagnosis, and staging of exocrine pancreatic cancer" and "Overview of surgery in the treatment of exocrine pancreatic cancer and prognosis" an...
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    News

    Genome-wide analysis reveals new strategies to target pancreatic cancer
    Science Daily - Sunday, April 14, 2019
    Pancreatic cancer is often deadly, but a new approach is raising hope
    NBC News - Sunday, April 14, 2019
    MST1R kinase accelerates pancreatic cancer progression via effects on both epithelial cells and macrophages
    Doi - Sunday, April 14, 2019
    NMIIA promotes tumor growth and metastasis by activating the Wnt/?-catenin signaling pathway and EMT in pancreatic cancer
    Nature - Sunday, April 14, 2019
    Hitting an Elusive Target in Pancreatic Cancer
    National Cancer Institute - Sunday, April 14, 2019
    Excess body weight before 50 is associated with higher risk of dying from pancreatic cancer
    Science Daily - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Pancreatic cancer death increase linked to extra weight
    United Press International - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Key to Survival in Pancreatic Cancer
    Physicians Briefing - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    AACR: High BMI Before 50 Raising Pancreatic Cancer Mortality
    Physicians Briefing - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Metabolite crosstalk could modulate chemotherapy response in pancreatic cancer
    Nature - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Combination of ERK and autophagy inhibition as a treatment approach for pancreatic cancer
    Nature - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    PARP Inhibitor Maintenance for Pancreatic Cancer?
    Medpage Today - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Pancreatic Cancer Survival Odds Linked to Weight Before Age 50
    Health Day - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Treatment Advances Making Pancreatic Cancer a Less Deadly Disease
    Health Day - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Tumor-associated immune cells hinder frontline chemotherapy drug in pancreatic cancer
    Science Daily - Thursday, March 28, 2019
    New potential therapeutic target for pancreatic cancer discovered
    Science Daily - Thursday, March 28, 2019
    Poor oral health may increase the risk of pancreatic cancer among African American women
    Science Codex - Thursday, March 28, 2019
    Tooth Loss May Up Pancreatic Cancer Risk in Black Women
    Physicians Briefing - Thursday, March 28, 2019
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    Videos

    Pancreatic Cancer Survior
         
    It is a kind of cancer that is on the rise. Within five-to-ten years, doctors believe pancreatic cancer will become the second deadliest behind lung cancer. As Fox 17 News anchor Nick Paranjape reports, one reason is because it's difficult to diagnose."I...

    Pancreatic Cancer - The Nebraska Medical Center
         
    Pancreatic cancer is the fourth most common cause of cancer death in men and women in the US. According to the American Cancer Society, it is estimated that there will be more than 42,000 new cases of pancreatic cancer each year in the United States. Sur...

    Biomarkers in Pancreatic Cancer
         
    A pancreatic cancer researcher, Dr. George Wilson discusses what is known about the pathways that benign cells take in becoming pancreatic cancer and how that research helps us understand pancreatic cancer better and may some day lead to a cure. L...

    Pancreatic Cancer ; Could New Test Save Lives?
         
    Researchers hope a new test for pancreatic cancer will detect the disease earlier and save lives. »»» Subscribe to The National to watch more videos here: https://www.youtube.com/user/CBCTheNational?sub_confirmation=1 Voice Your Opinion & Connect...

    Donna Bender~Hope in a Trial for Pancreatic Cancer
         
    Donna Bender hoped that by enrolling in a clinical trial, her experimental treatment for pancreatic cancer could save more lives in the future. It ended up saving her own. Watch Donna tell her story.

    UPMC Physician Resources: Screening for Pancreatic Cancer: Who, Why and How?
         
  • International Cancer of the Pancreas Screening (CAPS) Consortium summit on the management of patients with increased risk for familial pancreatic cancer.

  • Pancreatic Cancer ; Combination Therapy & Vaccine
         
    Two new therapies for pancreatic cancer are shared by GI medical oncologist, Dr. Gabriela Chiorean: a new combination therapy and a new vaccine. Learn more. Learn more at http://www.seattlecca.org/video-library.cfm Follow us on facebook https://www....

    How is pancreatic cancer treated? ; Can anyone have surgery? (Douglas Evans, MD)
         
    Douglas Evans, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin surgical oncologist, describes the three types of pancreatic cancer treatment, and if surgery is an option for all patients. Dr. Evans is part of the pancreatic cancer treatment team at Froedtert & The Medic...

    Pancreatic Cancer Question & Answer Session From the 7th Annual Agi Hirshberg Symposium
         
    Our Seventh Annual Agi Hirshberg Symposium, February 18, 2011, held at UCLA, has become a think tank for pancreatic cancer. This year approximately 250 researchers, clinicians, patients, survivors and families struggling with the disease attended the even...

    Jack Andraka: A promising test for pancreatic cancer ... from a teenager
         
    Over 85 percent of all pancreatic cancers are diagnosed late, when someone has less than two percent chance of survival. How could this be? Jack Andraka talks about how he developed a promising early detection test for pancreatic cancer that's super cheap...

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    Picture of Pancreatic Cancer Tumor
    Picture of Pancreatic Cancer
    Pancreatic cancer, CT scan
    Pancreatic Cancer Stage 2B
    Pancreatic Cancer Stage 2A - Spanish
    Picture of Pancreatic Cancer Tumor
    medicinenet.com
    Picture of Pancreatic Cancer
    medicinenet.com
    Pancreatic cancer, CT scan
    nlm.nih.gov
    Pancreatic Cancer Stage 2B
    cancer.gov
    Pancreatic Cancer Stage 2A - Spanish
    cancer.gov
    Pancreatic Cancer Stage 2A
    NCCN Guidelines for Patients®
    Stage IIB pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer in the pancreas and in nearby lymph nodes. Also shown are the bile duct, pancreatic duct, and duodenum.
    Stage III pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer in the pancreas, common hepatic artery, and portal vein. Also shown are the celiac axis (trunk), bile duct, pancreatic duct, duodenum, and superior mesenteric artery.
    Stage IIA pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer in the pancreas and duodenum. The bile duct and pancreatic duct are also shown.
    Pancreatic Cancer Stage 2A
    cancer.gov
    NCCN Guidelines for Patients(R)
    nccn.org
    Stage IIB pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer in the pancreas and in nearby lymph nodes. Also shown are the bile duct, pancreatic duct, and duodenum.
    dana-farber.org
    Stage III pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer in the pancreas, common hepatic artery, and portal vein. Also shown are the celiac axis (trunk), bile duct, pancreatic duct, duodenum, and superior mesenteric artery.
    dana-farber.org
    Stage IIA pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer in the pancreas and duodenum. The bile duct and pancreatic duct are also shown.
    dana-farber.org
    Stage IIB pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer in the pancreas and in nearby lymph nodes. Also shown are the bile duct, pancreatic duct, and duodenum.
    Stage IV pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer has spread beyond the pancreas. Inset shows cancer spreading through the blood and lymph nodes to the lung, liver, peritoneal cavity, and other parts of the body.
    Stage III pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer in the pancreas, common hepatic artery, and portal vein. Also shown are the celiac axis (trunk), bile duct, pancreatic duct, duodenum, and superior mesenteric artery.
    Stage IIA pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer in the pancreas and duodenum. The bile duct and pancreatic duct are also shown.
    Micrograph of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (the most common type of pancreatic cancer).
    Stage IIB pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer in the pancreas and in nearby lymph nodes. Also shown are the bile duct, pancreatic duct, and duodenum.
    cancer.gov
    Stage IV pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer has spread beyond the pancreas. Inset shows cancer spreading through the blood and lymph nodes to the lung, liver, peritoneal cavity, and other parts of the body.
    cancer.gov
    Stage III pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer in the pancreas, common hepatic artery, and portal vein. Also shown are the celiac axis (trunk), bile duct, pancreatic duct, duodenum, and superior mesenteric artery.
    cancer.gov
    Stage IIA pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer in the pancreas and duodenum. The bile duct and pancreatic duct are also shown.
    cancer.gov
    Micrograph of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (the most common type of pancreatic cancer).
    en.wikipedia.org
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    339px Diagram showing stage T1 cancer of the pancreas CRUK 246 svg
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    339px Diagram showing pancreatic cancer in the lymph nodes N staging CRUK 178 svg
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    338px Diagram showing stage T4 cancer of the pancreas CRUK 267 svg
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    Cross section of a human liver, at autopsy, showing multiple large pale tumor deposits, that are secondary tumors derived from pancreatic cancer
    220px Diagram showing pancreatic cancer that has spread  M staging  CRUK 179 svg
    In addition to a complete medical history and physical examination, diagnostic procedures for pancreatic cancer may include the following:
    Gauri Varadhachary, M.D. has years of experience in treating pancreatic cancer with chemotherapy and surgery.
    250px Pancreas cancer world map Death WHO2004 svg
    en.wikipedia.org
    Cross section of a human liver, at autopsy, showing multiple large pale tumor deposits, that are secondary tumors derived from pancreatic cancer
    en.wikipedia.org
    220px Diagram showing pancreatic cancer that has spread M staging CRUK 179 svg
    en.wikipedia.org
    In addition to a complete medical history and physical examination, diagnostic procedures for pancreatic cancer may include the following:
    massgeneral.org
    Gauri Varadhachary, M.D. has years of experience in treating pancreatic cancer with chemotherapy and surgery.
    mdanderson.org
    Pancreatic cancer, CT scan
    Read the latest developments in pancreatic cancer.
    Read inspiring stories of people living with pancreatic cancer.
    Pancreatic cancer starts in the pancreas.
    What is pancreatic cancer?
    Pancreatic cancer, CT scan
    nlm.nih.gov
    Read the latest developments in pancreatic cancer.
    cancer.org
    Read inspiring stories of people living with pancreatic cancer.
    cancer.org
    Pancreatic cancer starts in the pancreas.
    cancer.org
    What is pancreatic cancer?
    cancer.ie
    File:Diagram showing stage T1 cancer of the pancreas CRUK 246.svg
    File:Diagram showing pancreatic cancer that has spread (M staging) CRUK 179.svg
    120px Diagram showing pancreatic cancer that has spread  M staging  CRUK 179 svg
    Pancreatic Cancer Anatomy
    Diabetes, Pancreatitis, and Pancreatic Cancer Risk
    File:Diagram showing stage T1 cancer of the pancreas CRUK 246.svg
    en.wikipedia.org
    File:Diagram showing pancreatic cancer that has spread (M staging) CRUK 179.svg
    en.wikipedia.org
    120px Diagram showing pancreatic cancer that has spread M staging CRUK 179 svg
    en.wikipedia.org
    Pancreatic Cancer Anatomy
    cancer.net
    Diabetes, Pancreatitis, and Pancreatic Cancer Risk
    upmcphysicianresources.com
    Screening for Pancreatic Cancer: Who, Why and How?
    What You Need To Know About™ Cancer of the Pancreas
    Diabetes, Pancreatitis, and Pancreatic Cancer Risk
    Stage IIB pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer in the pancreas and in nearby lymph nodes. Also shown are the bile duct, pancreatic duct, and duodenum.
    Stage IV pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer has spread beyond the pancreas. Inset shows cancer spreading through the blood and lymph nodes to the lung, liver, peritoneal cavity, and other parts of the body.
    Screening for Pancreatic Cancer: Who, Why and How?
    upmcphysicianresources.com
    What You Need To Know About(TM) Cancer of the Pancreas
    cancer.gov
    Diabetes, Pancreatitis, and Pancreatic Cancer Risk
    upmcphysicianresources.com
    Stage IIB pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer in the pancreas and in nearby lymph nodes. Also shown are the bile duct, pancreatic duct, and duodenum.
    ncbi.nlm.nih.gov
    Stage IV pancreatic cancer; drawing shows cancer has spread beyond the pancreas. Inset shows cancer spreading through the blood and lymph nodes to the lung, liver, peritoneal cavity, and other parts of the body.
    ncbi.nlm.nih.gov

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