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Pancreatic Cancer

graphic of a pancreas in the human body

Pancreatic cancer, also called exocrine cancer, is a type of cancer that begins in the tissues of the pancreas.

At Penn Medicine's Abramson Cancer Center, our patients with pancreatic cancer receive their care from a team of nationally recognized experts in the diagnosis, treatment and research of pancreatic cancer.

Our approach to cancer diagnosis and treatment provides better outcomes and gives you access to the most advanced treatment, surgical techniques and clinical trials. Our physicians work together to create personalized treatment plans tailored to your unique needs.

Pancreatic Cancer Research Center

Penn Medicine's Pancreatic Cancer Research Center is a leading edge, translational research program that combines basic science research and clinical investigation. Our multidisciplinary team works together each and every day to provide personalized treatment plans to our patients, as well as access to the latest therapies and clinical trials.

Read more about the Pancreatic Cancer Research Center including clinical trials that are available for all stages of pancreatic cancer.