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Medical Nightmare: Woman Contracted Pancreatic Cancer From Transplanted Organ, Lawsuit Claims - Newsweek



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Medical Nightmare: Woman Contracted Pancreatic Cancer From Transplanted Organ, Lawsuit Claims 
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A California woman claimed that her life-saving organ transplant gave her cancer. ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT/AFP/Getty Images. According to the document. West received a kidney and pancreas transplant on June 4, 2016. On December 17 of the same year, the ...

 


Buddy Check9: Pancreatic cancer - 9NEWS.com



Buddy Check9: Pancreatic cancer 
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The American Cancer Society estimates 740 new cases of cancer of the pancreas in 2017 and an estimated 580 deaths from the disease. The pancreas is a gland in the abdomen that lies behind the stomach and in front of the spine, with two main functions ...

 


New assay may help predict which pancreatic lesions may become cancerous - Science Daily



New assay may help predict which pancreatic lesions may become cancerous 
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"Clinicians rely on international consensus guidelines to help manage patients with pancreatic cancer precursor lesions such as intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms (IPMNs). These guidelines are useful but pancreatic imaging does not provide ...

 


Simple molecular test may help predict presence of high-grade ... - News-Medical.net



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Simple molecular test may help predict presence of high-grade ... 
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A report in The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics, describes a new simple molecular test to detect chromosomal abnormalities -- biomarkers known as telomere fusions--in pancreatic tumor specimens and pancreatic cyst fluids. This assay may help predict ...

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Resources for medics: pancreatic cancer UK - The Hippocratic Post - The Hippocratic Post (blog)



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Resources for medics: pancreatic cancer UK - The Hippocratic Post 
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Pancreatic Cancer UK has received accreditation from the Information Standard for the fourth year in a row for its range of publications about pancreatic cancer. The resources aim to assist healthcare professionals in giving advice on the disease, and ...

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8-year pancreatic cancer survivor gains friend along journey to recovery - KSAT San Antonio



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8-year pancreatic cancer survivor gains friend along journey to recovery 
KSAT San Antonio
To get it actually diagnosed, I went to a gastroenterologist. The gastroenterologist diagnosed me and recommended me to Surgical Oncology Associates,? Suess said. Peter said it was an instant connection when he met Dr. Kahlenberg. ?Dr. Kahlenberg, we ...

 


Chasing Diabetes' Connection To Pancreatic Cancer - WebMD - WebMD



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Pancreatic cancer is often deadly, but new discoveries are raising ... - STAT



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Pancreatic cancer is often deadly, but new discoveries are raising ... 
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ancreatic cancer is deadly: It's difficult to detect and bedeviling to treat. Just 20 percent of patients survive a year after diagnosis. Less than 10 percent make it to the five-year mark. But recent discoveries ? both in the lab and in patients ...
Joining forces against one of Canada's deadliest cancers - CNW Canada NewsWire (press release)

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Yankees' David Robertson on the devastating toll of pancreatic cancer - CBS News



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Yankees' David Robertson on the devastating toll of pancreatic cancer 
CBS News
New York Yankees relief pitcher David Robertson was involved with PanCan even before the disease affected his family. In 2009, he and his wife Erin became volunteers and frequently spoke about the importance of awareness. But six years later, Erin's ...
Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month: What you need to know NBC Southern California
WNY lights up purple for pancreatic cancer WKBW-TV
Pancreatic cancer survivor thrives despite odds of disease ActionNewsJax.com
EurekAlert (press release)  -Omaha World-Herald  -WKOW 
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Pancreatic Cancer Survivor Shares Message of Hope for Patients with the Deadly Disease - PEOPLE.com



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Pancreatic Cancer Survivor Shares Message of Hope for Patients with the Deadly Disease 
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More than 53,000 people a year are diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, and 43,000 are expected to die from it in 2017 alone, according to the American Cancer Society. Only 20 percent of patients survive a year after being diagnosed, and less than 10 ...