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The ScotsmanFast-track surgery boosts success rate for cancer patientsThe ScotsmanFast-track surgery to treat pancreatic cancer increases its success rate by more than a fifth, saving the NHS £3,200 per patient, research has found. The University Hospitals Birmingham pilot cut the average time to surgery from two months to just over ...and moreNEXT ARTICLE
Cancer is not just one disease but many diseases. There are more than 100 different types of cancer. Most cancers are named for the organ or type of cell in which they start - for example, cancer that begins in the colon is called colon cancer; cancer th...
The pancreas secretes a number of important hormones into the digestive tract and the blood stream. Cancers are most commonly exocrine than endocrine (neuroendocrine) tumors. Functional tumors secrete hormones; Insulinoma, Gastrinoma, Somatostatinoma, VI...