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 2516 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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Biliary cast - complication of cholangitis and pancreatitis in a pancreas divisum patient.
 

Author(s): F Graur, H Neagos, A Cavasi, N Al Hajjar

Journal: Chirurgia (Bucur). ;109(5):685-8.

 

We report a rare cause of biliary cast secondary to cholangitis and pancreatitis, in a 60 year old female patient with pancreas divisum. She was admitted in our hospital with an acute pancreatitis (alcoholic etiology was excluded) complicated with pancreatic abscess and obstructive ...

Last Updated: 7 Nov 2014

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Chronic pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer demonstrate active epithelial-mesenchymal transition profile, regulated by miR-217-SIRT1 pathway.
 

Author(s): Shichang Deng, Shuai Zhu, Bo Wang, Xiang Li, Yang Liu, Qi Qin, Qiong Gong, Yi Niu, Cheng Xiang, Jingyuan Chen, Jin Yan, Shijiang Deng, Tao Yin, Ming Yang, Heshui Wu, Chunyou Wang, Gang Zhao

Journal: Cancer Lett.. 2014 Dec;355(2):184-91.

 

Epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT) is supposed to be an inflammation induced response which may take a central role in tumorigenesis. Since recent evidence indicates that microRNAs may be involved in EMT, the present study set out to reveal the miRNA which might regulate the ...

Last Updated: 2 Dec 2014

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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 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

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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Bone Disease in Chronic Pancreatitis: A Complex Phenomenon
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Pancreatitis; Osteopenia; Osteoporosis

 

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2014

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