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Pancreatic Cancer

Most pancreatic cancers are exocrine cancers. Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (NETs), or islet cell tumors, are less common but tend to have a better outlook (prognosis).

If you have pancreatic cancer or are close to someone who does, knowing what to expect can help you cope. Here you can find out all about pancreatic cancer, including risk factors, symptoms, how it is found, and how it is treated.