exocrine cancer

A disease in which malignant (cancer) cells are found in the tissues of the pancreas. Also called pancreatic cancer.

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  • Exocrine cancer — is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells are found in the tissues of the pancreas. Also called pancreatic cancer. External links * [http://www.cancer.gov/Templates/db alpha.aspx?CdrID=407747 Exocrine cancer] entry in the public domain NCI… …   Wikipedia

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  • exocrine pancreas cell — A pancreatic cell that produces enzymes that are secreted into the small intestine. These enzymes help digest food as it passes through the gastrointestinal tract …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • Exocrine pancreas cell — An exocrine pancreas cell is a pancreatic cell that produces enzymes that are secreted into the small intestine. These enzymes help digest food as it passes through the gastrointestinal tract. External links * [http://www.cancer.gov/Templates/db… …   Wikipedia

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  • pancreatic cancer — A disease in which malignant (cancer) cells are found in the tissues of the pancreas. Also called exocrine cancer …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • pancreatic cancer — Malignant tumour of the pancreas. Risk factors include smoking, a diet high in fat, exposure to certain industrial products, and diseases such as diabetes and chronic pancreatitis. Pancreatic cancer is more common in men. Symptoms often do not… …   Universalium

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