Tag: borderline resectable

Living Longer: Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer (2)

If the locally advanced pancreatic cancer is unresectable, what other option does the patient has? As clinical oncologist, it's nice to have another arsenal against cancer; radiotherapy. Pre-operative chemo-radiation is effective in locally advanced pancreatic cancer to convert it from borderline resectable/ unresectable to resectable. By giving chemotherapy and radiotherapy together, studies showed that up to … Continue reading Living Longer: Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer (2)