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  • Small Intestine Cancer – Prevention

    Small Intestine Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)–Patient Version General Information About Small Intestine Cancer Go to Health Professional Version Key Points Small intestine cancer is a rare dise

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  • Small Intestine Cancer – Treatment

    Small Intestine Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)–Patient Version General Information About Small Intestine Cancer Go to Health Professional Version Key Points Small intestine cancer is a rare dise

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  • Small Intestine Cancer

    Did You Know?Despite comprising 75% of the digestive tract, small bowel (intestine) cancers account for only 1-2% of all gastrointestinal cancers. The small intestine (also called small bowe

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  • Rectal Cancer – Prevention

    Colorectal Cancer Prevention (PDQ®)–Patient Version What is prevention? Go to Health Professional Version Cancer prevention is action taken to lower the chance of getting cancer. By preventi

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  • Rectal Cancer

    Did You Know?It is difficult to separate epidemiological considerations of rectal cancer from those of colon cancer because epidemiological studies often consider colon and rectal cancer (i.e., colo

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  • Pancreatic Cancer – Prevention

    NCI does not have PDQ evidence-based information about prevention of pancreatic cancer. Pancreatic Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)–Patient Version General Information About Pancreatic Cancer Go to H

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  • Pancreatic Cancer – Treatment

    Pancreatic Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)–Patient Version General Information About Pancreatic Cancer Go to Health Professional Version Key Points Pancreatic cancer is a disease in which maligna

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  • Pancreatic Cancer

    Did You Know?Pancreatic cancer accounts for only 2% of cancers diagnosed in the US each year; the lifetime risk of developing pancreatic cancer is about 1 in 72. The pancreas lies behind the

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  • Neuroendocrine Tumors (Carcinoid)- Prevention

    Cancer Prevention Overview (PDQ®)–Patient Version What is Prevention? Go to Health Professional Version Cancer prevention is action taken to lower the chance of getting cancer. In 2019, more

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  • Neuroendocrine Tumors (Carcinoid) – Treatment

    Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumors Treatment (PDQ®)–Patient Version General Information About Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumors Go to Health Professional Version Key Points A gastrointesti

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