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Category Archives: Pancreatic Cancer Medical Treatment

Tumor Scrubbing Bubbles

We all agree that pancreatic cancer patients need more effective treatments. Towards that goal, much research time, money and effort go into the new treatment pipeline where only a tiny fraction will emerge with approval for pancreatic cancer, up to a decade later. I’ve advocated that today’s patients need something sooner. We need to figure […]

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Modified Irinotecan for Multi-drug Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer – an Update

More than a year ago (10/22/15), the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a modified form of the FOLFIRINOX regimen as a second line treatment for patients with metastatic pancreatic cancer whose gemcitabine-based therapy had failed.  We reported this development Here. The modified FDA-approved regimen was different from the “standard” FOLFIRINOX for pancreatic cancer in […]

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2016 ASCO PRACTICE GUIDELINES FOR ADVANCED ADENOCARCINOMA OF THE PANCREAS

2016 ASCO PRACTICE GUIDELINES FOR ADVANCED ADENOCARCINOMA OF THE PANCREAS Davendra P.S. Sohal, Pamela B. Mangu, Alok A. Khorana, Manish A. Shah, Philip A. Philip, Eileen M. O’Reilly, Hope E. Uronis, Ramesh K. Ramanathan, Christopher H. Crane, Anitra Engebretson, Joseph T. Ruggiero, Mehmet S. Copur, Michelle Lau, Susan Urba and Daniel Laheru   Abstract Purpose: […]

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