Pancreatic cancer

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Pancreatic cancer
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Diagram shawin the poseetion o the pancreas
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SpecialtyOncology
ICD-10C25
ICD-9-CM157
OMIM260350
DiseasesDB9510
MedlinePlus000236
eMedicinemed/1712
MeSHD010190

Pancreatic cancer arises when cells in the pancreas, a glandular organ behind the painch, begin tae multiply oot o control an form a mass. These cancer cells hae the ability tae invade ither pairts o the body.[1]

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  1. "What is Cancer? Defining Cancer". National Cancer Institute. National Institutes of Health. 7 March 2014. Retrieved 5 December 2014.