• Adult Cancer Types

    Find detailed, up-to-date information for many common and rare types of adult-onset cancer, and learn about how we support and care for our adult cancer patients before, during and after treatment.

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  • Pancreatic Cancer
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    Pancreatic cancer is a disease in which cancer cells are found in the tissues of the pancreas. It is also called exocrine cancer. Learn about pancreatic cancer and find information on how we support and care for people with pancreatic cancer before, during, and after treatment.

  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

    Parathyroid cancer is a rare cancer that forms in tissues of one or more of the parathyroid glands (four pea-sized glands in the neck that make parathyroid hormone, which helps the body store and use calcium). Learn about parathyroid cancer and find information on how we support and care for people with parathyroid cancer before, during, and after treatment.

  • Penile Cancer
  • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

    Penile cancer is a rare cancer that forms in the penis. Most penile cancers are squamous cell carcinomas that begin in flat cells lining the penis. Learn about penile cancer and find information on how we support and care for men with penile cancer before, during, and after treatment.

  • Pineal Gland Parenchymal Tumor
  • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

    A pineal parenchymal tumor forms in parenchymal cells or pineocytes, which are the cells that make up most of the pineal gland (a tiny organ in the cerebrum that produces melatonin). Learn about pineal gland parenchymal tumors and find information on how we support and care for people with pineal gland parenchymal tumors before, during, and after treatment.

  • Pituitary Adenoma
  • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

    Pituitary adenomas are typically non-cancerous, slow-growing tumors that arise from cells in the pituitary gland (the master gland that regulates the body’s hormones). Learn about pituitary tumors and find information on how we support and care for people with pituitary adenoma before, during, and after treatment.

  • Prostate Cancer
  • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

    Prostate cancer forms in the tissues of the prostate, which is the gland in the male reproductive system found below the bladder and in front of the rectum. Prostate cancer usually occurs in older men. Learn about prostate cancer and find information on how we support and care for men with prostate cancer before, during, and after treatment.

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