Disease. Sakura was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer on 29th November 20XX (Manga) or 2003 (Live-action). As this cancer is very deadly, doctors predicted that Sakura only had a few years to live.
What is Sakura Yamauchi sickness?
Abstract: The protagonist Sakura Yamauchi has a terminal pancreatic condition yet retains a positive outlook towards life with a bubbly personality. Sakura keeps a daily diary called Living with Dying about her coexistence with the disease.
What was the last message to Sakura?
That last text message that Haruki sent to Sakura represents how much he appreciates her. Saying “I want to eat your pancreas” is Harukis way of saying that he wants to be more like Sakura. Thats why it was so important for him, that she read the message (before dying).