The effects of pancreatic cancer

on the body's systems

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explaining pancreatic cancer

it is just as it sounds... cancer in the pancreas, but due to the pancreases placement and its job, the cancer cells get around.


Due to the pancreas not helping in the digestive system too much since it has cancer, the effects are pale feces and dark urine


Since the pancreas has cancer it can't make too much insulin causing an insulin deficiency.


sometimes cancer cells from the pancreas make it to the bloodstream wreaking everything, and causing tumors

respiratory system

Fragments of cancer cells can go to lung veins and cause difficulty breathing.

excretory system

pale feces, dark urine and difficulty breathing.