Pancreatitis

Common Name(s)

Pancreatitis

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Digestive Disease National Coalition

The Digestive Disease National Coalition (DDNC) has provided national leadership on behalf of patient organizations, professional societies, and industry interested in the full spectrum of digestive disorders.

Last Updated: 29 Apr 2014

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Pancreatitis" for support, advocacy or research.

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Digestive Disease National Coalition

The Digestive Disease National Coalition (DDNC) has provided national leadership on behalf of patient organizations, professional societies, and industry interested in the full spectrum of digestive disorders.

http://ddnc.org/

Last Updated: 29 Apr 2014

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Pancreatitis" returned 2556 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Early versus on-demand tube feeding in pancreatitis.
 

Author(s): Olaf J Bakker, Marc G Besselink, Hein G Gooszen

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2015 Feb;372(7):685.

 

Last Updated: 12 Feb 2015

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Acute kidney injury in severe acute pancreatitis: an experience from a tertiary care center.
 

Author(s): Ravindra Kumar, Naresh Pahwa, Neeraj Jain

Journal: Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2015 Jan;26(1):56-60.

 

Acute kidney injury (AKI) is an important cause of morbidity and mortality in severe acute pancreatitis (SAP). We aimed in our study to explore the risk factors of AKI in patients with SAP and assess the prognosis of patients with SAP and AKI. This is a retrospective study consisting ...

Last Updated: 12 Jan 2015

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Surgical strategies in severe acute pancreatitis (SAP): indications, complications and surgical approaches.
 

Author(s): L Kiss, GhN Sarbu, A Bereanu, R Kiss

Journal: Chirurgia (Bucur). ;109(6):774-82.

 

Severe acute pancreatitis (SAP) is still related to high mortality rates. This study evaluated the various surgical strategies for treatment of suspected infected necroziting pancreatitis (INP).

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2015

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others.
The terms "Pancreatitis" returned 477 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Association between pancreatitis and subsequent risk of pancreatic cancer: a systematic review of epidemiological studies.
 

Author(s): Gui-Xian Tong, Qing-Qing Geng, Jing Chai, Jing Cheng, Peng-Lai Chen, Han Liang, Xing-Rong Shen, De-Bin Wang

Journal: Asian Pac. J. Cancer Prev.. 2014 ;15(12):5029-34.

 

This study aimed to summarize published epidemiological evidence for the relationship between pancreatitis and subsequent risk of pancreatic cancer (PC). We searched Medline and Embase for epidemiological studies published by February 5th, 2014 examining the risk of PC in pancreatitis ...

Last Updated: 7 Jul 2014

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Placement of prophylactic pancreatic stents to prevent post-endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography pancreatitis in high-risk patients: a meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Qing-Qing Shi, Xiao-Yi Ning, Ling-Ling Zhan, Guo-Du Tang, Xiao-Ping Lv

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2014 Jun;20(22):7040-8.

 

To assess the effectiveness of pancreatic stents for preventing pancreatitis in high-risk patients after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP).

Last Updated: 19 Jun 2014

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Acute pancreatitis: the stress factor.
 

Author(s): Marcelo G Binker, Laura I Cosen-Binker

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2014 May;20(19):5801-7.

 

Acute pancreatitis is an inflammatory disorder of the pancreas that may cause life-threatening complications. Etiologies of pancreatitis vary, with gallstones accounting for the majority of all cases, followed by alcohol. Other causes of pancreatitis include trauma, ischemia, mechanical ...

Last Updated: 10 Jun 2014

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Celiac Plexus Block for Chronic Pancreatitis RCT
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pancreatitis, Chronic; Pancreatitis

 

Last Updated: 21 Mar 2015

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Study of Copeptin as a Diagnostic Marker for Acute Pancreatitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Pancreatitis; Pancreatitis

 

Last Updated: 10 Dec 2014

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EUROPAC-2 - Pain Treatment of Hereditary and Idiopathic Pancreatitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pancreatitis

 

Last Updated: 11 Sep 2007

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