- We offer rapid, onsite evaluation to diagnose pancreatic cancer.
- We perform tests such as immunostaining, molecular and flow cytometry.
- Our pathologists have deep expertise in evaluating biopsy samples for pancreatic cancer.
Despite so much progress made on cancer in recent years, pancreatic remains the toughest cancer to beat. It has the lowest five-year survival rate of all cancers and is the third-leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States. The disease can be insidious because it has few early symptoms and can therefore be difficult to diagnose.
Yale Medicine’s advanced technology helps patients who suspect they may have the condition get the answers they need as soon as possible.