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There are various treatments for pancreatic cancer, including surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy. Chemotherapy uses drugs to treat cancer, while radiation therapy uses X-rays or other kinds of radiation to kill cancer cells. Surgery can be used to remove a tumor or to treat symptoms of pancreatic cancer.

From: Pancreatic Cancer WebMD Medical Reference

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American Cancer Society.

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on November 26, 2017

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Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on November 26, 2017

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