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QOD 37: Risk Factors for Pancreatic Cancer (Oncology/Health Promotion and Maintenance)

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A.  Tobacco use

C.  Exposure to certain pesticides


Cancer of the pancreas is a life-threatening condition that often has a poor prognosis. Risk factors for this type of cancer include such factors as tobacco use in the patient and exposure to certain toxic chemicals, such as pesticides.

Date Published - Mar 1, 2016
Date Modified - Mar 31, 2016