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 2579 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Triple complications due to spontaneous duodenal hematoma: hemorrhage, acute pancreatitis and cholestatic jaundice.
 

Author(s): Gharbi Lassad, Hefaiedh Rania, Loghmani Ezzeddine, Khalfallah Mohamed Tahar

Journal: Tunis Med. 2014 Jul;92(7):504-5.

 

Last Updated: 17 Mar 2015

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Acute pancreatitis secondary to long-term 5- aminosalicylic acid therapy in a patient with ulcerative colitis: a case-report.
 

Author(s): Asma Ouakaa-Kchaou, Dalila Gargouri, Asma Kochlef, Norsaf Bibani, Héla Elloumi, Dorra Trad, Jamel Kharrat

Journal: Tunis Med. 2014 Jun;92(6):423.

 

Last Updated: 6 Mar 2015

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Pyogenic liver abscess correlates with increased risk of acute pancreatitis: a population-based cohort study.
 

Author(s): Shih-Wei Lai, Kuan-Fu Liao, Cheng-Li Lin, Pei-Chun Chen

Journal: J Epidemiol. 2015 ;25(3):246-53.

 

The aim of this study was to explore whether there is a relationship between pyogenic liver abscess (PLA) and subsequent risk of acute pancreatitis in Taiwan.

Last Updated: 11 Mar 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 484 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Effectiveness of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in prevention of post-ERCP pancreatitis: a meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Xiao Li, Li-Ping Tao, Chun-Hui Wang

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2014 Sep;20(34):12322-9.

 

To investigate the effect of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) on the incidence of post-endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) pancreatitis (PEP).

Last Updated: 18 Sep 2014

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Dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI findings of acute pancreatitis in ectopic pancreatic tissue: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Senthur J Thangasamy, Larry Zheng, Lacey Mcintosh, Paul Lee, Abhijit Roychowdhury

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Acute pancreatitis in ectopic pancreatic tissue is an uncommon cause of acute abdominal pain and can be difficult to diagnose on imaging. Our aim is to raise awareness and aid in the diagnosis of this entity by highlighting helpful dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI imaging findings.

Last Updated: 31 Jul 2014

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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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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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