Promising outcomes of screening for pancreatic cancer by genetic testing and endoscopic ultrasound.


OBJECTIVE This study aimed to determine if screening patients based on certain cancer syndromes or family history criteria can lead to early detection of pancreatic cancer. METHODS This was a cohort study from 2008 to 2011 at a large tertiary referral center. A total of 30 patients met high-risk criteria after genetic counseling and were referred to a… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MPA.0000000000000052


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