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Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month: Let’s Work Together to Diagnose Cancer Faster

  Pancreatic cancer is often found late and spreads quickly. This makes it difficult to treat – it’s predicted to become the second leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States by 2030.i  The American Cancer Society estimates about 46,000 people will be diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in the US in 2014.ii Cancerous pancreatic cysts […]


View a Cellvizio Optical Biopsy video of a benign pancreatic cyst (serous cystadenoma)


We have launched our new website!

Welcome to our educational medical website dedicated to providing patients and families with accurate, comprehensive information about pancreatic cysts and about Cellvizio Optical Biopsy, a new imaging technique that may help doctors to “see cancer faster” . We hope this website will be a useful resource and help you to choose the best option should […]


Cellvizio Optical Biopsy helped Niloofar Shamloo to go back to her painting with peace of mind

Niloofar Shamloo is a painter who suddenly fell ill. She was diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease ulcerative colitis. But doctors feared it could be the sign of something even worse, like pancreatic cancer. Using a confocal endomicroscope, doctors were able to give her a clean bill of health without having to resort to an laboratory […]


Learn how Optical Biopsy may be right for you

When diagnosing whether or not pancreatic cysts are cancerous, endoscopy with Cellvizio Optical Biopsy may provide more accurate information than the standard methods. Understand the benefits  


View a Cellvizio Optical Biopsy procedure for Pancreatic Cysts