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Stents and bypass surgery for pancreatic cancer

Stents and bypass surgery for pancreatic cancer (February 2019)

This fact sheet is for people with pancreatic cancer who are having a stent or bypass surgery. These treatments help symptoms caused by the cancer blocking the bile duct or duodenum. Family members may also find it helpful. It describes what the treatments involve, possible side effects, how they can affect your diet, and recovering afterwards.

Author(s)
Pancreatic Cancer UK
Place of publication
London
Date of publication
February 2019
Pages
20pp
Price
Free.
Format
Factsheet
Language
English
Flesch readability score
72.5
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