Read about cancer of the pancreas, including symptoms, risk factors and causes. Find out how cancer of the pancreas is diagnosed, including initial tests and scans to see if the cancer has spread. Treatment for cancer of the pancreas includes surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy. See our 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: Why cancer is (still) more than just ‘bad luck’
- 25 Aug 2016
- News: Tackling hard-to-treat cancers – what, how and why?
- 20 Jul 2016
- News: Balls of cells with their own ‘passport’ to help speed up cancer drug testing
- 11 Jul 2016
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