Very fast progression.
Early detection is very hard.
Mortality after diagnosed : 98%
Very poor prognosis
Ductal adenocarcinoma : above 90%.
Pancreatic head(70%) : most common site.
50~60years old : most common age.
Hyperingestion of fat
Family history of pancreatic cancer
** coffee, alcohol, gallstone, prior cholecystectomy are not risk factor!
Persistent pain, radiating to back, relieved with bending position
Head cancer : 80~90%
Body or tail cancer : about 6%
Dark urine, clay-like stool, pruritis
Dilated, palpable, non-tender GB : less than 1/2