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 2523 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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Alcohol disrupts levels and function of the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator to promote development of pancreatitis.
 

Author(s): József Maléth, Anita Balázs, Petra Pallagi, Zsolt Balla, Balázs Kui, Máté Katona, Linda Judák, István Németh, Lajos V Kemény, Zoltán Rakonczay, Viktória Venglovecz, Imre Földesi, Zoltán Pető, Áron Somorácz, Katalin Borka, Doranda Perdomo, Gergely L Lukacs, Mike A Gray, Stefania Monterisi, Manuela Zaccolo, Matthias Sendler, Julia Mayerle, Jens-Peter Kühn, Markus M Lerch, Miklós Sahin-Tóth, Péter Hegyi

Journal: Gastroenterology. 2015 Feb;148(2):427-39.e16.

 

Excessive consumption of ethanol is one of the most common causes of acute and chronic pancreatitis. Alterations to the gene encoding the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) also cause pancreatitis. However, little is known about the role of CFTR in the pathogenesis ...

Last Updated: 24 Jan 2015

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The terms "Pancreatitis" returned 469 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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Risk factors for post-ERCP pancreatitis: a systematic review of clinical trials with a large sample size in the past 10 years.
 

Author(s): Jian-Jun Chen, Xi-Mo Wang, Xing-Qiang Liu, Wen Li, Mo Dong, Zong-Wu Suo, Po Ding, Yue Li

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Post- endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) pancreatitis (PEP) is the most common and most severe complication associated with diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP. A multivariate analysis of risk factors for PEP is essential for identifying patients at high risk and subsequently ...

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2014

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Treatment of acute pancreatitis with protease inhibitors administered through intravenous infusion: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Takeshi Seta, Yoshinori Noguchi, Satoru Shikata, Takeo Nakayama

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The intravenous use of protease inhibitors in patients with acute pancreatitis is still controversial. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of protease inhibitors intravenously administered to prevent pancreatitis-associated complications.

Last Updated: 19 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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The Diagnosis of Chronic Pancreatitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Pancreatitis

 

Last Updated: 7 Jul 2013

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