Read about cancer of the pancreas, including symptoms, risk factors and causes. Information on how cancer of the pancreas is diagnosed including initial tests and scans you may have to see if the cancer has spread. Treatment for cancer of the pancreas includes surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy. There is also information on likely outcome (prognosis), research and how to cope with pancreatic cancer.
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Latest pancreatic cancer news
Read the latest news on pancreatic cancer.
- News: Where cancers spread to depends on cellular ‘soil prep’
- 2 Nov 2015
- News: 5 hot research topics our scientists are homing in on
- 13 Aug 2015
- News: The end of the road: trying to unpick the problems with end of life care
- 7 Aug 2015
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