Pancreatic cancer can be hard to spot. With one of the lowest survival rates, knowing the symptoms of pancreatic cancer is very important – the earlier the diagnosis, the more chance there is for successful treatment.
GP, Dr Alexix Missick, who works with UK Meds, warned the condition can often go unnoticed until it reaches an advanced stage, but shared the first symptoms that may appear.
When it comes to unexplained weight loss he explained: “If you find yourself shedding pounds without a clear reason, such as changes in diet or exercise, it’s a cause for concern.
“This weight loss occurs because pancreatic cancer can affect your body’s ability to digest food properly. Weight loss is highly prevalent amongst pancreatic cancer patients.”
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