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Inoperable pancreatic cancer

  • Theresa

    15 January 2019

    Updated February 2020

    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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  • Peter B

    8 August 2018

    Updated June 2019

    Peter, 58, was diagnosed with inoperable pancreatic cancer in 2018.

    In April 2018 I ran the Stafford Half Marathon in 2 hours and 25 minutes. At 58 years of age I felt this was a quite an achievement. Since Christmas I felt that I was suffering from a re-occurring chest infection and started to feel more breathless when running. 

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