Mayo researchers identify method to diagnose pancreatic cancer in patients with early onset diabetes

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Patients diagnosed with pancreatic cancer can develop elevated blood sugar levels up to three years before their cancer diagnosis, according to the results of a study by Mayo Clinic researchers published the journal Gastroenterology. “Pancreatic cancer is rapidly fatal after its diagnosis, with average survival of six months,” says Suresh Chari, M.D., … Continue reading Mayo researchers identify method to diagnose pancreatic cancer in patients with early onset diabetes