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Pancreatic diseases

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Lipase - Lab Tests Online AU

Why and when to get tested for lipase

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Pancreatic cancer - myDr.com.au

There are many types of pancreatic cancer. Each requires different treatment and has a different outlook for survival. The most common type of pancreatic cancer is pancreatic adenocarcinoma.

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Pancreatic Cancer | myVMC

The pancreas is a triangular-shaped gland that lies behind the stomach. The term pancreatic cancer can refer to several different types of cancer, including pancreatic adenocarcinoma and pancreatic neuroendocrine tumour (PNET).

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Pancreatic cancer fact sheet

Pancreatic cancer occurs when abnormal cells within the pancreas grow in an uncontrolled way

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Pancreatic Cancer (Adenocarcinoma of the Pancreas) | myVMC

Adenocarcinoma of the pancreas is a type of pancreatic cancer which is often diagnosed after the cancer has spread. Prognosis is poor.

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Pancreatic Cancer Treatment - Targeting Cancer

Learn more about pancreatic cancer and the different treatments available.

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Pancreatic Cancer Treatment - Targeting Cancer

Learn more about pancreatic cancer and the different treatments available.

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Pancreatic Cancer - Information, Treatment & Support - CanTeen

Pancreatic cancer is an uncommon condition that usually affects older people. Learn more about causes, diagnosis and treatments with CanTeen.

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Pancreatic cancer fact sheet | Cancer Australia

An overview of pancreatic cancer including types, symptoms, risk factors, diagnosis, treatment and finding support.

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Pancreatic cancer - Cancer Pathways

Qualified cancer nurses can answer your questions about the effects of cancer, explain what will happen during treatment or link you to support groups and other community resources.

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