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How Long Do You Have to Live with Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer? Topic Guide

How Long Do You Have to Live with Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer? How Long Do You Have to Live with Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer?: The life expectancy for stage 4 pancreatic cancer is very low, estimated to be about three to five months. By stage 4, the pancreatic cancer has spread to and damaged surrounding organs, which makes it difficult to treat.

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entrectinib Entrectinib

Entrectinib is used in adults to treat non-small cell lung cancer that has spread to other parts of the body (metastatic)...learn more »

larotrectinib Larotrectinib

Larotrectinib is used to treat certain tumors that are caused by an abnormal "NTRK" gene. Larotrectinib is used when the cancer has spread to other parts of...learn more »

irinotecan liposomal Irinotecan Liposomal

Irinotecan liposomal is a cancer medicine that interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body...learn more »

olaparib Olaparib

Olaparib is used to treat cancers of the breast, ovary, fallopian tube, pancreas, prostate, or peritoneum (the membrane that lines the inside of your abdomen...learn more »

pembrolizumab Pembrolizumab

Pembrolizumab is a cancer medicine that is used alone or in combination with other medicines to treat certain types of cancer such as:

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paclitaxel protein-bound Paclitaxel Protein-bound

Paclitaxel protein-bound is used to treat advanced cancer of the breast, lung, or pancreas. This medicine is used when the cancer cannot be treated with surg...learn more »

erlotinib Erlotinib

Erlotinib is used to treat non-small cell lung cancer or pancreatic cancer that has spread to other parts of the body (metastatic)...learn more »

oxaliplatin Oxaliplatin

Oxaliplatin is a cancer medicine that interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body...learn more »

capecitabine Capecitabine

Capecitabine is a cancer medicine that interferes with the growth of cancer cells and slows their spread in the body...learn more »

irinotecan Irinotecan

Irinotecan is a cancer medicine that interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body...learn more »

gemcitabine Gemcitabine

Gemcitabine is used to treat cancers of the pancreas, lung, ovary, and breast...learn more »

cisplatin Cisplatin

Cisplatin is a cancer medication that interferes with the growth of cancer cells and slows their growth and spread in the body...learn more »