Coronavirus and cancer

We know it’s a worrying time for people with cancer, we have information to help. If you have symptoms of cancer contact your doctor.

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Treatment for advanced cancer

Treatments for advanced pancreatic cancer aim to control the cancer, reduce symptoms, and help you feel better.

Making decisions about treatment for advanced cancer

Read about making treatment decisions when you have advanced cancer.

Controlling symptoms of advanced pancreatic cancer

Find out about treatments to control the symptoms of advanced pancreatic cancer and what you can do to help yourself.

Chemotherapy for advanced pancreatic cancer

Find out about having chemotherapy for advanced pancreatic cancer and the chemotherapy drugs used.

Radiotherapy for advanced cancer

Find out what happens when you have radiotherapy for advanced pancreatic cancer.

Stents to relieve symptoms

Some advanced pancreatic cancers cause a blockage in your bowel or bile ducts. Stents can relieve the symptoms a blockage can cause. Find out more.

Medicines for symptoms

Read about drug treatment you might have to control the symptoms of cancer of the pancreas.

Pain control

Information about pain relief options and how it can help you.

Research and clinical trials

Find out about the latest UK research looking at pancreatic cancer, as well as how you can be involved.

Last reviewed: 
03 Oct 2019

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