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 3176 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Acute Pancreatitis.
 

Author(s): Chris E Forsmark, Santhi Swaroop Vege, C Mel Wilcox

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2017 02;376(6):598-9.

 

Last Updated: 8 Feb 2017

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Calcific Pancreatitis Associated with Alcohol Use.
 

Author(s): Yub-Raj Sedhai, Dhruvan Patel

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2017 02;376(5):e6.

 

Last Updated: 1 Feb 2017

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Acute pancreatitis after thoracic duct ligation for iatrogenic chylothorax. A case report.
 

Author(s): Benoît Bédat, Cosimo Riccardo Scarpa, Samira Mercedes Sadowski, Frédéric Triponez, Wolfram Karenovics

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To report the association between thoracic duct ligation and acute pancreatitis. The association between sudden stop of lymphatic flow and pancreatitis has been established in experimental models.

Last Updated: 24 Jan 2017

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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 598 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Hereditary pancreatitis of 3 Chinese children: Case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Li-Na Dai, Ying-Wei Chen, Wei-Hui Yan, Li-Na Lu, Yi-Jing Tao, Wei Cai

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Sep;95(36):e4604.

 

Hereditary pancreatitis (HP) is quite rare and is distinguished by incomplete penetrance presentation as early-onset relapsing pancreatitis, usually beginning in childhood. HP is now known to be commonly relevant to mutations in the PRSS1 (gene-encoding cationic trypsinogen), SPINK1 ...

Last Updated: 8 Sep 2016

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Improving the Outcome of Acute Pancreatitis.
 

Author(s): Marco J Bruno,

Journal: Dig Dis. ;34(5):540-5.

 

Acute pancreatitis (AP) is the most common indication for hospital admission and its incidence is rising. It has a variable prognosis, which is mainly dependent upon the development of persistent organ failure and infected necrotizing pancreatitis. In the past few years, based on ...

Last Updated: 27 Jun 2016

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Thoracic epidural analgesia: a new approach for the treatment of acute pancreatitis?
 

Author(s): Olivier Windisch, Claudia-Paula Heidegger, Raphaël Giraud, Philippe Morel, Léo Bühler

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This review article analyzes, through a nonsystematic approach, the pathophysiology of acute pancreatitis (AP) with a focus on the effects of thoracic epidural analgesia (TEA) on the disease. The benefit-risk balance is also discussed. AP has an overall mortality of 1 %, increasing ...

Last Updated: 4 May 2016

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Early Enteral Nutrition in Severe Acute Pancreatitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pancreatitis

 

Last Updated: 26 Nov 2013

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Fluid Resuscitation Goal in Early Stage of Severe Acute Pancreatitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pancreatitis

 

Last Updated: 18 Nov 2013

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Trial of Index Cholecystectomy Versus Scheduled Cholecystectomy in Biliary Pancreatitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pancreatitis

 

Last Updated: 29 Aug 2016

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