NCCN Guidelines for Patients
Pancreatic Cancer, Version 1.2014
About pancreatic cancer
Websites | Review
American Cancer Society
National Cancer Institute
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
• The pancreas helps digest food.
• Pancreatic cancer often starts in the cells that
line the ducts.
• Cancer cells form a tumor since they don’t die
as they should.
• Cancer cells can spread to other body parts
through lymph or blood.