NCCN Guidelines for Patients® | Pancreatic Cancer - page 24

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NCCN Guidelines for Patients
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Pancreatic Cancer, Version 1.2014
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DCIS
Genetic counseling | Treatment
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Tests for pancreatic cancer
Websites | Review
Websites
American Cancer Society
National Cancer Institute
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
Review
• Cancer tests are used to find cancer, plan
treatment, and check how well treatment is
working.
• Your health history and a body exam inform
your doctor about your health.
• Blood tests check for signs of disease.
• Tests that take pictures of the inside of your
body may show cancer.
• Tests of tissue or fluid removed from your body
may find cancer.
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