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PANCREATIC CANCER-PRESENTATION

Gastroenterology

PANCREATIC CANCER-PRESENTATION

1. Pancreatic cancer is astonishingly aggressive: 80% present with advanced disease.

2. Triad of jaundice, abdominal pain and weight loss.

3. Head: painless jaundice.

4. Body and tail: pain and weight loss. Jaundice in only - 30%) and with the cancer at a much more advanced stage.


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REFERENCES

1. Wilkinson, I. (2017). Oxford handbook of clinical medicine. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
2. Hannaman, R. A., Bullock, L., Hatchell, C. A., & Yoffe, M. (2016). Internal medicine review core curriculum, 2017-2018. CO Springs, CO: MedStudy.
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Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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