Pancreatic Cancer

By: Kayln and Andruw

Who discovered the pancreas?

Herophilus, a Greek anatomist and surgeon.

How much of the world's population is currently diagnosed?

53,070 cases in 2016

Mortality Rate

80% mortality rate because it normally isn't discovered until it has spread a lot.

Is it hereditary?

Pancreatic cancer is genetic, but can also be caused by bad lifestyle choices.