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Pancreatic cancer

Introduction: Pancreatic cancer

Description of Pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer (medical condition): Pancreatic cancer is a malignant neoplasm of the pancreas...more »

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Pancreatic cancer: A disease in which malignant (cancer) cells are found in the tissues of the pancreas. Also called exocrine cancer.
Source: National Institute of Health

Pancreatic cancer: cancer of the pancreas.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Pancreatic cancer: Pancreatic carcinoma is a carcinoma arising from the exocrine pancreas. The overwhelming majority of pancreatic carcinomas are adenocarcinomas. --2002
Source: Diseases Database

Pancreatic cancer: Related Topics

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Pancreatic cancer as a Disease

Pancreatic cancer (medical condition): See Pancreatic cancer (disease information).
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Pancreatic cancer: Related Diseases

Pancreatic cancer: Pancreatic cancer is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

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Pancreatic cancer: Related Disease Topics

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Terms Similar to Pancreatic cancer:

Source: Diseases Database

Broader terms for Pancreatic cancer

Source - WordNet 2.1

The following terms can be used for Pancreatic cancer

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Pancreatic cancer

The following list attempts to classify Pancreatic cancer into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • carcinoma
  • cancer,malignant neoplastic disease
  • malignant neoplasm,malignant tumor,metastatic tumor
  • neoplasm,tumor,tumour
  • growth
  • illness,malady,sickness,unwellness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

Source: WordNet 2.1

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