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New Perspective in Pancreatic Cancer

  • Kota Nakamura
  • Takahiro Akahori
  • Minako Nagai
  • Satoshi Nishiwada
  • Kenji Nakagawa
  • Naoya Ikeda
  • Masayuki ShoEmail author
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Abstract

Pancreatic cancer is a major cause of cancer-associated mortality. In recent years, improvement of chemotherapy provided better prognosis for the patient with both resectable and unresectable pancreatic cancer. This review discusses new perspective in all aspects of treatment for pancreatic cancer.

Keyword

Pancreatic cancer Treatment Systemic chemotherapy Surgery Adjuvant chemotherapy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kota Nakamura
    • 1
  • Takahiro Akahori
    • 1
  • Minako Nagai
    • 1
  • Satoshi Nishiwada
    • 1
  • Kenji Nakagawa
    • 1
  • Naoya Ikeda
    • 1
  • Masayuki Sho
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryNara Medical UniversityKashiharaJapan

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