A disease in which malignant cells are found in the tissues of the pancreas. Also called exocrine cancer.
- Jaundice (yellowing of the skin and whites of the eyes)
- Light-colored stools
- Dark urine
- Pain in the upper or middle abdomen and back
- Weight loss for no known reason
- Loss of appetite
- Feeling very tired
Different treatments are available for patients with pancreatic cancer, including clinical trials of new treatments for patients with cancer.
For More Information: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/pancreatic