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Cancer of pancreas (or pancreatic cancer) is an abnormal growth of cells, or a tumor, in the pancreas.

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New Research may Help Scientists Combat Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic cancer is highly lethal because it grows and spreads rapidly and often is diagnosed in its late stages. Tal Danino, a professor at the Data.....
Antibiotics to Aid Chemotherapy in Treatment of Pancreatic Tumors
Pancreatic cancer, one of the most lethal of all cancers may now have a combat strategy. Tal Danino, a professor at the Data Science Institute and his.....
Newly Developed Genetic Test Can Detect and Treat Pancreatic Cancer
A highly sensitive genetic test developed aids in guiding physicians to test pancreatic cysts before the surgery. The test called PancreaSeq® determin.....
Zinc Transporter Key to Fighting Pancreatic Cancer and More
When trace elements rise to toxic levels, bad things happen. Patients suffering from Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease harbor significantly higher l.....
Liquid Biopsy Helps Detect Early Pancreatic Cancer
A blood test that spots tumor-specific DNA and protein ‘liquid biopsy’ for early-stage pancreatic cancer has been developed, said by Johns Hopkins sci.....

Type 1 Diabetes in Children - Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Complications & Treatment
Type 1 diabetes is a condition most common in children in which the pancreas stops producing and releasing the hormone insulin that controls blood sugar levels... Read More
Trichobezoars - Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, Prevention
Trichobezoars are undigested masses of hair mixed with food particles in the abdomen hairball and it is especially common in women with psychiatric disorders... Read More
Peritonitis - Causes, Symptoms, Complications, Diagnosis, Treatment, Prevention
Peritonitis, an inflammation of the peritoneum, is caused due to a bacterial or fungal infection that results mostly from rupture of an abdominal viscus... Read More
Peptic Ulcer
Encyclopedia section of medindia gives general information about Peptic Ulcer.. Read More
Pancreatitis or inflammation of the pancreas may show up as acute pancreatitis or chronic pain. Alcohol consumption is the main offender. Treatment requires hospitalization and at times surgery... Read More
Pancreatic Cancer - All About the Disease, its Diagnosis and Management
Pancreatic cancer often involves its exocrine part. It grows aggressively, and often detected late. Treatment options include surgery, radiation and chemotherapy... Read More
Pancreas Transplantation - Procedure, Evaluation, Preparation, Surgery, After care
Pancreas transplant is a surgical procedure involving the replacement of a dysfunctional pancreas in a person with Type 1 or insulin-dependent diabetes... Read More
Stomach Cancer | Gastric Cancer
Stomach (gastric) cancer develops from the stomach lining. It is the third most common cause for cancer related deaths... Read More
Diabetes Type 1, Type 2 - Causes Symptoms Diagnosis and Treatment FAQs
A comprehensive article on diabetes - both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, including : causes, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, facts and a glossary on diabetes... Read More

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