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A 30-year-old female asked:

if i had idiopathic pe a year ago and it was caused by pancreatic cancer would i have symptoms of pc yet? just scared i have pc.

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Dr. Eric Chevlen
Medical Oncology 47 years experience
Not pancreas cancer: While deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is common as a complication of pancreatic cancer, it is VERY rare for that to be the first sign of the disease. You are not at above-average risk of pancreatic cancer.

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Last updated Feb 24, 2015

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