Average pancreatic cancer survival rate

Pancreatic cancer survival rate depends on a number of factors including stage and tumor size, but the fact remains: it is largely incurable. Based on the stage and progression of the cancer, about 16% of all patients survive the ordeal if it is diagnosed at an early...

What are the different types of GI cancer?

Colorectal cancer Colorectal cancer is very common, usually occurring after the age of 50. The existence of polyps (protrusions of tissue from the wall of the bowel into the lumen) generally precedes the development of colorectal cancer. Polyps are painless but can...