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 2695 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Autoimmune pancreatitis. A report of 5 cases from Tunisia: diagnostic challenge.
 

Author(s): Lassad Gharbi, Mohamed Amine Attaoui, Ezzeddine Laghmani, Lobna Marsaoui, Med Taher Khalfallah

Journal: Tunis Med. 2014 Oct;92(10):639-44.

 

In this study, we aimed to review retrospectively the records of 5 patients who were treated in our hospital and to review the current approaches in diagnosis and management of autoimmune pancreatitis (AIP).

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2015

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Acute pancreatitis with an intramural duodenal hematoma.
 

Author(s): Chia-Ming Chang, Hsien-Hao Huang, Chorng-Kuang How

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2015 ;54(7):755-7.

 

The patient was a 43-year-old man admitted to the hospital with intermittent epigastric pain and vomiting, without any evidence of trauma. Blood tests showed elevated lipase/amylase levels. Abdominal computed tomography (CT) revealed pancreatitis complicated by an intramural duodenal ...

Last Updated: 2 Apr 2015

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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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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Pancreatitis" returned 531 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Relationship between the exocrine and endocrine pancreas after acute pancreatitis.
 

Author(s): Stephanie L M Das, James I C Kennedy, Rinki Murphy, Anthony R J Phillips, John A Windsor, Maxim S Petrov

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2014 Dec;20(45):17196-205.

 

To determine the prevalence and time course of pancreatic exocrine insufficiency in individuals with newly diagnosed prediabetes or diabetes mellitus after acute pancreatitis.

Last Updated: 10 Dec 2014

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Immunomodulatory therapies for acute pancreatitis.
 

Author(s): Jing Li, Wen-Juan Yang, Lu-Ming Huang, Cheng-Wei Tang

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2014 Dec;20(45):16935-47.

 

It is currently difficult for conventional treatments of acute pancreatitis (AP), which primarily consist of anti-inflammatory therapies, to prevent the progression of AP or to improve its outcome. This may be because the occurrence and progression of AP, which involves various inflammatory ...

Last Updated: 10 Dec 2014

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Is necrosectomy obsolete for infected necrotizing pancreatitis? Is a paradigm shift needed?
 

Author(s): Yu-Chung Chang

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2014 Dec;20(45):16925-34.

 

In 1886, Senn stated that removing necrotic pancreatic and peripancreatic tissue would benefit patients with severe acute pancreatitis. Since then, necrosectomy has been a mainstay of surgical procedures for infected necrotizing pancreatitis (NP). No published report has successfully ...

Last Updated: 10 Dec 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 Jun 2015

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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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