What are the NCCN guidelines for germline testing in patients with pancreatic cancer?

Updated: Oct 02, 2020
  • Author: Tomislav Dragovich, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: N Joseph Espat, MD, MS, FACS  more...
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The NCCN guidelines recommend that clinicians consider germline testing in any patient diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and consider a molecular analysis of tumors in those with metastatic disease. The NCCN panel has also strongly recommended somatic profiling of tumor tissue. [2]

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