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Welcome to pancreaticcancerindia.com This site is focused on increasing awareness on pancreatic cancer in patients, care givers and healthcare professionals. The incidence of pancreatic cancer is increasing in India and it is ranked fifth in the causes of cancer related deaths in US.


      

NEWS & UPDATES

Checking more lymph nodes linked to cancer patient survival

Hospitals vary in number of lymph nodes examined in patients with gastric and pancreatic cancer

Lymph node testing

INTERESTING CASES



A 71 year old male presented with abdominal pain, fever and jaundice. The patient had a past history of IHD. The results of clinical examination revealed icterus and there was tenderness in right hypochondriac region with palpable gall bladder. The reports of USG revealed... More

DIET, NUTRITION & EXERCISE



Diet and nutrition is always a major concern for patients diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and subsequent treatment. Maintaining proper diet and nutrition in cancer is very important for performing daily activities, coping with the treatment, resisting infections and recovering from disease and treatment... More
22nd World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancer: Asian Perspectives, Bangkok, 22nd August - 23rd August, 2008.      Seventh International Congress on Targeted Therapies in Cancer, Washington DC, 22nd August - 24th August, 2008.       UICC World Cancer Congress, Geneva, 27th August - 31st August, 2008.      ESMO 2008, Stockholm, Sweden, 12th September - 16th September, 2008.       Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium XXVI Innovative Cancer Therapy for Tomorrow, New York City, 4th November - 8th November, 2008.       Asia Pacific Digestive Week Conference, New Delhi, 13th September - 16th September, 2008.