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Pancreatic Cancer (cont.)

Synonyms and Keywords

pancreatic cancer, pancreas cancer, exocrine glands, endocrine glands, pancreatic adenocarcinoma, chronic pancreatitis, abdominal ultrasound, abdominal computed tomography, abdominal CT, pancreatic tumor, CA 19-9, localized pancreatic cancer, locally advanced pancreatic cancer, metastatic pancreatic cancer, resectable cancer, unresectable cancer, Whipple procedure, distal subtotal pancreatectomy, pancrelipase, celiac plexus neurolysis, CPN, biliary stenting

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/13/2013
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