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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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Potential Biomarker for Treatments of Breast and Pancreatic Cancers Discovered
The deubiquitinating enzyme USP15 was found to have a key role in future treatment of breast and pancreatic cancers, stated a team at the George Wash.....
Goa CM Manohar Parrikar Dies At 63 Due to Pancreatic Cancer
After a prolonged battle with pancreatic cancer, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar died at his private residence in Goa on Sunday evening. He was 63.....
Oral Bacteria May Up Pancreatic Cancer Risk
Oral bacteria may trigger the risk of pancreatic cancer, reports a new study. The findings of the study are published in the journal Gut.
New Therapeutic Approach for Pancreatic Cancer Patients
Pancreatic cancer collective comments on new and promising pancreatic cancer treatment.

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Gene That may Predict Pancreatic Cancer in Type 2 Diabetes People Discovered
UCP-1 gene that helps predict pancreatic cancer development in people with Type 2 diabetes has been discovered by Mayo Clinic researchers. Their findi.....


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
Radiosurgery | Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy (SABR) | Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS)
Radiosurgery, also called Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS), is a procedure that uses a beam of radiation to treat cancer of the brain, spinal cord and other parts of the body using a Gamma Knife® or CyberKnife®. Radiosurgery can be carried out by a linear accelerator (LINAC), which uses CyberKnife® or TrueBeam® radiotherapy systems. Other radiotherapy technologies include Gamma Knife® and Proton therapy... 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
Type 3c (Pancreatogenic) Diabetes - Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment & Prevention
Pancreatogenic diabetes or type 3c diabetes is a form of secondary diabetes, associated with a primary disorder of the exocrine portion of the pancreas... Read More
Pancreatitis
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
Insulinoma - Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors, Complications, Diagnosis, Treatment & Prevention
Insulinoma is a cancer of pancreas which causes excess release of insulin, thus leading to severe hypoglycemia... Read More



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