Experiencing Surgery for Pancreas and Liver Cancer – My Cancer Advisor

Experiencing Surgery for Pancreas and Liver Cancer

Jul 26 2010
Pancreatic Cancer Needs an Experienced Medical Team

Expert Analysis Highlights: Radiation and surgery components of treatment for pancreatic cancer are highly complex Data indicate that rates of postoperative mortality are directly related to the surgi...

Jul 7 2010
The Day Before Surgery
Apr 20 2010
Laparoscopic Whipple?

Expert Analysis Highlights: Advances in technology and instrumentation has allowed surgeons to approach tumors previously thought to be impossible to remove with laparoscopy The reason why only a few ...

Apr 12 2010
Streamline Your Pancreas Cancer Work-up

Expert Analysis Highlights: Pancreas cancer patients often have “the kitchen sink” thrown at them causing unnecessary delays before surgery Tests and studies that often don’t influen...

Jul 11 2009
In the Operating Room: Laparoscopic Resection of the Pancreas

For those who want to gain visual insights into minimally invasive surgery, this video segment shows a partial resection (removal) of a pancreas that has a cancer growing in it. The 2-minute segment ...

Jun 28 2009
In the Operating Room: Surgical Removal of Pancreas Cancer

This is an interview with Dr Richard Alexander, a prominent surgical oncologist at the University of Maryland Medical Center. He talks about pancreas cancer and shows an operating room video of cancer...

Apr 30 2009
Should You Get a Second Opinion?