Patients with chronic pancreatitis (CP) have a higher overall prevalence of pancreatic malignancy, particularly those with genetic or environmental risk factors for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma, according to the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG). What does ACG’s most recent guideline for diagnosing and treating chronic pancreatitis recommend in regard to screening patients with CP for pancreatic cancer?
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Read the full guideline here.
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