How is pancreatic cancer diagnosed?
Pancreatic cancer is ultimately diagnosed by a pathologist who examines a biopsy. Prior to that, diagnostic tests include blood tests, CT, MRI and PET scans, endoscopy, laparoscopy and by a tissue biopsy sent to pathology.
Author: Jonathan Meddings
First answered: 20 Oct 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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