Pancreatic Cancer Warning Signs

Pancreatic Cancer Warning Signs

Pancreatic cancer happens when malignant (cancerous) cells grow, divide, and spread in the pancreas. The pancreas is a 6-inch-long, spongy, tube-shaped organ located in the back of the abdomen, behind the stomach. It has two major jobs in the body: to make digestive juices (called enzymes) that help break down food, and to make hormones — including insulin — that control the body’s use of sugars and starches.

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