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Pancreatic Ductal Carcinoma Summary

Description: Carcinoma that arises from the PANCREATIC DUCTS. It accounts for the majority of cancers derived from the PANCREAS.

Also Known As: Carcinoma, Pancreatic Ductal; Carcinoma, Ductal, Pancreatic; Duct-Cell Carcinoma of the Pancreas; Duct-Cell Carcinoma, Pancreas; Ductal Carcinoma of the Pancreas Show All >>

Networked: 158 relevant articles (9 outcomes, 19 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Pancreatic Ductal Carcinoma

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Fluorouracil (Carac) : 2 outcomes in 3 results : FDA 33 Generic
  2. gemcitabine : 1 outcome 3 studies in 8 results : FDA 7
  3. Doxorubicin (Adriamycin) : 1 outcome in 3 results : FDA 12 Generic
  4. Thymidine Phosphorylase : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  5. Thymidylate Synthase : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  6. Ifosfamide : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 7 Generic
  7. Hydroquinones : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  8. Antigens : 2 studies in 7 results : IBA
  9. Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A (Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor) : 2 studies in 4 results : IBA
  10. Intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma : 1 study in 3 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Pancreatic Ductal Carcinoma

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  2. Carcinoma (Carcinomatosis)
  3. Ascites
  4. Anoxia (Hypoxia)
  5. Neoplasm Metastasis (Metastasis)
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Key Therapies for Pancreatic Ductal Carcinoma

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 4 outcomes 2 studies in 12 results
  2. Adjuvant Chemotherapy : 4 outcomes in 5 results
  3. Pancreatectomy : 1 study in 17 results
  4. Radioimmunotherapy : 1 study in 1 result
  5. Pancreaticoduodenectomy : 11 results
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