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Inoperable pancreatic cancer

  • Margaret

    15 January 2019

    Margaret was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2017.

    In January 2017 I went to my GP complaining of stomach ache and difficulty with acid reflux. I do have a Hiatus Hernia and a history of polyps, and so a colonoscopy was due. The colonoscopy was scheduled for April – by which time my stools had turned yellow and were frequent, and my weight continued its downward slide.

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  • Theresa

    15 January 2019

    Theresa was diagnosed with metastatic pancreatic cancer in September 2018, and is having FOLFIRINOX chemotherapy.

    I began to feel very tired at the beginning of August 2018. We had been very busy extending our home and I put the tiredness down to stress and getting older. 

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  • James

    15 August 2018

    James shares his story of being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2016 and having treatment, including irreversible electroporation (NanoKnife®)

    My symptoms escalated quite suddenly really. I’d started to become quite tired and began gradually losing my appetite – I didn’t think much of it and put it down to my age and physically demanding line of work.

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