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To treat stage 4 pancreatic cancer (metastatic), doctors typically use gemcitabine (Gemzar), either alone or in combination with other medications… Hi David, I’ve come across your page. My dadContinue reading
Pancreatic Cancer and the other less common exocrine cancers have a very poor prognosis, as they are normally diagnosed at a late stage when the cancer is already locally advanced or has spread to otherContinue reading
The patient survived nearly 4 years after diagnosis (pancreatic cancer), with PAA as his sole treatment, and he achieved objective regression of his disease. Hi David. Please help me. My mom (78) was diagnosedContinue reading
Implementing an oncology navigation program significantly decreased time to treatment in patients with pancreatic malignancy. An “Oncology navigation program” is a fancy phrase for a nurseContinue reading
Neoadjuvant therapy (chemo before surgery) may improve overall survival in early stage pancreatic cancer patients. As always, the devil is in the details… Pancreatic cancer (PCa) is one of the, ifContinue reading
“At the present time the integration of Radiofrequency Ablation into the management of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma is evolving…” To be fair, the article linked below talks aboutContinue reading
adjuvant modified FOLFIRINOX therapy in the PRODIGE 24 trial have now changed the standard of care for many patients with resectable tumors… To say that Folfirinox (FOL) for early pancreatic cancerContinue reading
Treatment based on genomic profiling, also known as precision medicine, may hold the promise of improved outcomes for a subset of patients with pancreatic cancer. Genomic profiling for pancreatic cancerContinue reading