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

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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Pancreatitis" returned 3221 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Angiotensin II receptor blockers and risk of acute pancreatitis - a population based case-control study in Sweden.
 

Author(s): Tomas S Bexelius, Rickard Ljung, Fredrik Mattsson, Yunxia Lu, Mats Lindblad

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Acute pancreatitis is a potentially lethal disease, with a rising incidence in the Western world. Yet, no pharmacological prevention or specific treatment for acute pancreatitis exists. Also, the connection with severity of acute pancreatitis is unknown. Experimental and epidemiological ...

Last Updated: 8 Mar 2017

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Secretion of biologically active pancreatitis-associated protein I (PAP) by genetically modified dairy Lactococcus lactis NZ9000 in the prevention of intestinal mucositis.
 

Author(s): Rodrigo D Carvalho, Natalia Breyner, Zelia Menezes-Garcia, Nubia M Rodrigues, Luisa Lemos, Tatiane U Maioli, Danielle da Gloria Souza, Denise Carmona, Ana M C de Faria, Philippe Langella, Jean-Marc Chatel, Luis G Bermúdez-Humarán, Henrique C P Figueiredo, Vasco Azevedo, Marcela S de Azevedo

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Mucositis is one of the most relevant gastrointestinal inflammatory conditions in humans, generated by the use of chemotherapy drugs, such as 5-fluoracil (5-FU). 5-FU-induced mucositis affects 80% of patients undergoing oncological treatment causing mucosal gut dysfunctions and great ...

Last Updated: 14 Feb 2017

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Analysis of risk factors related to gastrointestinal fistula in patients with severe acute pancreatitis: a retrospective study of 344 cases in a single Chinese center.
 

Author(s): Zhipeng Hua, Yongjie Su, Xuefeng Huang, Kang Zhang, Zhengyu Yin, Xiaoming Wang, Pingguo Liu

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Gastrointestinal fistula (GIF) in severe acute pancreatitis (SAP) is considered as a sparse episode and studied sporadically in the literature. There is paucity of data on the prediction of the effect on risk of GIF in patient with SAP. This study was aimed to investigate risk factors ...

Last Updated: 14 Feb 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 606 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

How to select patients and timing for rectal indomethacin to prevent post-ERCP pancreatitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Jianhua Wan, Yuping Ren, Zhenhua Zhu, Liang Xia, Nonghua Lu

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Acute pancreatitis is a severe complication of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP). Previous meta-analyses have shown that indomethacin effectively prevents this complication; however, the data are limited. We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to clarify ...

Last Updated: 16 Mar 2017

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Surgical strategies in the treatment of chronic pancreatitis: An updated systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
 

Author(s): Xin Zhao, Naiqiang Cui, Ximo Wang, Yunfeng Cui

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Mar;96(9):e6220.

 

Chronic pancreatitis (CP) is a common and frequently occurring disease. Pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD), pylorus-preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy (PPPD), and duodenum-preserving pancreatic head resection (DPPHR) are important treatment options for patients with chronic pancreatitis. ...

Last Updated: 1 Mar 2017

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Colon necrosis secondary to acute pancreatitis: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): T Miranda-Aquino, S E Pérez-Topete, J M Guajardo-Esparza, J A González-González

Journal: Rev Gastroenterol Mex. ;81(4):230-231.

 

Last Updated: 19 Apr 2016

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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: 1 Mar 2017

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