Pancreatic Cancer: The Facts

  • Updated November 17, 2021

    Survival rates for pancreatic cancer remain extremely low because symptoms of the disease can be subtle. Therefore, pancreatic cancer is not often diagnosed in its early stages. Knowing the risk factors and acting on symptoms can help to change this trend. In recent years, research has not only helped us better understand who may be at high risk, but it has also led to diagnostic and treatment advances. Take a look at a few important facts to know about pancreatic cancer.