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Pancreatic carcinoma

Known as: PANCREATIC ACINAR CARCINOMA, Pancreatic cancer (excluding Islets), NOS, Carcinoma of Pancreas 
A carcinoma arising from the exocrine pancreas. The overwhelming majority of pancreatic carcinomas are adenocarcinomas.
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Review
2015
Review
2015
BACKGROUND Up-to-date evidence on levels and trends for age-sex-specific all-cause and cause-specific mortality is essential for… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
BACKGROUND In a phase 1-2 trial of albumin-bound paclitaxel (nab-paclitaxel) plus gemcitabine, substantial clinical activity was… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Programmed death 1 (PD-1) protein, a T-cell coinhibitory receptor, and one of its ligands, PD-L1, play a pivotal role… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Data are lacking on the efficacy and safety of a combination chemotherapy regimen consisting of oxaliplatin… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
It's All in the Delivery Pancreatic cancer is almost universally associated with a poor prognosis, in part because the tumors are… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
There are currently few therapeutic options for patients with pancreatic cancer, and new insights into the pathogenesis of this… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
PURPOSE Patients with advanced pancreatic cancer have a poor prognosis and there have been no improvements in survival since the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Pancreatic adenocarcinoma is currently the fourth leading cause for cancer-related mortality. Stem cells have been implicated in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
PURPOSE Most patients with advanced pancreas cancer experience pain and must limit their daily activities because of tumor… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
  • O. Ajao, A. Abioye
  • Journal of the National Medical Association
  • 1980
  • Corpus ID: 17841
Carcinoma of pancreas is not uncommon in Africa where the prognosis seems to be worse than in cases seen in Europe and North… Expand