ISSN ONLINE: 2558-815X
ISSN PRINT: 1584-9244
ISSN-L: 1584-9244

Chasing Diabetes’ Connection to Pancreatic Cancer


Researchers have been looking at the link between diabetes and pancreatic cancer for many years, because they are trying to use this connection to diagnose pancreatic cancer earlier, when treatment is more likely to improve survival. People who have had diabetes for several years are slightly more likely to get pancreatic cancer than those without diabetes; the reason is still unknown. Patients with diabetes don’t need to panic about getting cancer, but they should be more aware.



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