NCI Definition: A cystic adenocarcinoma that arises from the pancreas. It includes the acinar cell and serous cystadenocarcinoma subtypes. [1]

Significant Genes in Pancreatic Cystadenocarcinoma

CD274 +

Disease Details

Acinar Cell Cystadenocarcinoma, Cystadenocarcinoma - pancreas, Cystadenocarcinoma of the Pancreas, Cystadenocarcinoma of Pancreas
Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
Pancreatic Colloid Cystadenocarcinoma, Pancreatic Serous Cystadenocarcinoma, and Pancreatic Acinar Cell Cystadenocarcinoma


1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 8. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.