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NCCN Guidelines for Patients

®

:

Pancreatic Cancer, Version 1.2017

Acronyms

Acronyms

NCCN

®

National Comprehensive Cancer Network

®

3D-CRT

three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy

5-FU

5-fluorouracil

CAM

complementary and alternative medicine

CT

computed tomography

EBRT

external beam radiation therapy

ECOG

Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group

ERCP

endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography

EUS

endoscopic ultrasound

EUS-FNA

endoscopic ultrasound–guided fine-needle aspiration

FDA

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

FNA

fine-needle aspiration

FOLFIRINOX

folinic acid, 5-FU, irinotecan, and oxaliplatin

FOLFOX

5-FU, leucovorin, and oxaliplatin

GTX

gemcitabine, docetaxel, and capecitabine

IMRT

intensity-modulated radiation therapy

MRCP

magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography

MRI

magnetic resonance imaging

PEG

percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy

PS

performance status

SBRT

stereotactic body radiation therapy