Symptoms of pancreatic cancer is loss of weight , pain abdomen and vomiting.
I would advise you to do a ct scan of whole abdomen
I can understand your situation and problem. Honestly speaking stage 4 pancreatic cancer is having very poor prognosis. No question of five year survival rate as it is very negligible.
Life expectancy in stage 4 pancreatic cancer is less than 9 months. But when...
As she got her pancreas removed so you should watch how much carbohydrates you are giving as there is no insulin.
Give small meals restricting to right portion size.
Use more of whole grains avoid refined sugars like juices , sweets and sweetened drinks and starches...
I can understand your situation and problem.
Yes, pancreatic cancer (mass) can cause burping and gaseous feeling in stomach.
Pancreas is situated on the posterior aspect of stomach.
So any mass in the pancreas can cause pressure on the stomach.
It also causes...
any type of cancer could produce those systemic symptomatologies that you enumerated especially if the lab works/ancillary studies done are all normal. it is your body reacting to the changes in your body brought about by the cancer itself. i advise you to have a close follow-up with your...
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I read your query and understand your concern
I read carefully about your husband symptoms and those don't seems to be related to blood pressure or liver changes
You have done well avoiding salt in the daily diet
The swelling might be as a side effect of chemo so...
She is a black female in her late 60's is there any hope for her?
I understand your concern.
I relay admire you for positive outlook for your friend but if she has been already diagnosed as pancreatic cancer then the choice of drugs depends upon its stages.
It can be treated as various modality of treatment like surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy.