Latest chronic pancreatitis Stories

2008-08-05 18:00:09

By CAROLINE INNES LIVERPOOL doctors are to pioneer new treatments for one of the most deadly forms of cancer after landing pounds 5m worth of funding.

2008-06-18 18:00:08

PHILADELPHIA, June 18, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Eurand N.V.

2008-01-16 03:00:12

By Hauenschild, Annette Ewald, Nils; Klauke, Thorsten; Liebchen, Ariane; Bretzel, Reinhard Georg; Kloer, Hans-Ulrich; Hardt, Philip Daniel ABSTRACT.

2005-10-20 14:31:30

Mayo Clinic researchers have found the risk of developing pancreatic cancer at a young age (under 60) to be twice as high for people who carry a mutation of the gene that causes cystic fibrosis, compared to noncarriers. Results of a pilot and follow-up study were reported Oct. 14, 2005, online in the journal Gut.

2005-09-06 17:55:00

3D MRI can detect pancreatic cancer when it is smaller and patients have a greater likelihood of survival, a new study shows.

2005-08-02 18:19:28

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Middle-aged and older Americans who are newly diagnosed with diabetes also appear to have a higher risk of deadly pancreatic cancer, according to a study published on Tuesday.

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