About this resource:

Systematic Review

Source: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

Last Reviewed: August 2019

Workgroups: Cancer Workgroup

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends against screening for pancreatic cancer in the general population. This recommendation applies to adults who:

  • Don’t have a family history of pancreatic cancer
  • Don’t have certain inherited genetic cancer conditions
  • Don’t have symptoms
Read more about this resource

Suggested Citation


U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. (2019). Pancreatic Cancer: Screening. Retrieved from https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/recommendation/pancreatic-cancer-screening