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Descriptor English:   Pancreatic Neoplasms 
Descriptor Spanish:   Neoplasias Pancreáticas 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Neoplasias Pancreáticas 
Synonyms English:   Cancer of Pancreas
Cancer of the Pancreas
Cancer, Pancreas
Cancer, Pancreatic
Cancers, Pancreas
Cancers, Pancreatic
Neoplasm, Pancreas
Neoplasm, Pancreatic
Neoplasms, Pancreas
Neoplasms, Pancreatic
Pancreas Cancer
Pancreas Cancers
Pancreas Neoplasm
Pancreas Neoplasms
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic Cancers
Pancreatic Neoplasm  
Tree Number:   C04.588.274.761
Definition English:   Tumors or cancer of the PANCREAS. Depending on the types of ISLET CELLS present in the tumors, various hormones can be secreted: GLUCAGON from PANCREATIC ALPHA CELLS; INSULIN from PANCREATIC BETA CELLS; and SOMATOSTATIN from the SOMATOSTATIN-SECRETING CELLS. Most are malignant except the insulin-producing tumors (INSULINOMA). 
Indexing Annotation English:   coord IM with histol type of neopl (IM); available are ALPHA-CELL TUMOR see GLUCAGONOMA; BETA-CELL TUMOR see INSULINOMA; and pancreatic delta-cell tumor see SOMATOSTATINOMA
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BS blood supply BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CI chemically induced
CH chemistry CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SC secondary SU surgery
TH therapy UL ultrastructure
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   10378 
Unique Identifier:   D010190 

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