While pancreatic cancer is a serious diagnosis – often detected at a later stage and quick to spread – new techniques offer hope.
Complex surgeries such as pancreatic resection are best performed by those with extensive experience.
Laparoscopic pancreatic surgeries are highly technical and not all surgeons are trained in them.
There are several surgical options depending on the patient, plus non-surgical treatments. Work with a center that can perform any of these.
Sources: MayoClinic.org; Cancer.net; NCBI.NLM.NIH.gov.
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