Pancreatitis

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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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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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The terms "Pancreatitis" returned 3143 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Chronic Pancreatitis Correlates With Increased Risk of Cerebrovascular Disease: A Retrospective Population-Based Cohort Study in Taiwan.
 

Author(s): Tuck-Siu Wong, Kuan-Fu Liao, Chi-Ming Lin, Cheng-Li Lin, Wen-Chi Chen, Shih-Wei Lai

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Apr;95(15):e3266.

 

The aim of this study is to explore whether there is a relationship between chronic pancreatitis and cerebrovascular disease in Taiwan. Using the claims data of the Taiwan National Health Insurance Program, we identified 16,672 subjects aged 20 to 84 years with a new diagnosis of ...

Last Updated: 16 Apr 2016

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Gastrointestinal Fistulas in Acute Pancreatitis With Infected Pancreatic or Peripancreatic Necrosis: A 4-Year Single-Center Experience.
 

Author(s): Wei Jiang, Zhihui Tong, Dongliang Yang, Lu Ke, Xiao Shen, Jing Zhou, Gang Li, Weiqin Li, Jieshou Li

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Apr;95(14):e3318.

 

Gastrointestinal (GI) fistula is a well-recognized complication of acute pancreatitis (AP). However, it has been reported in limited literature. This study aimed to evaluate the incidence and outcome of GI fistulas in AP patients complicated with infected pancreatic or peripancreatic ...

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2016

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Risk Factors for Diabetes Mellitus in Chronic Pancreatitis: A Cohort of 2,011 Patients.
 

Author(s): Jun Pan, Lei Xin, Dan Wang, Zhuan Liao, Jin-Huan Lin, Bai-Rong Li, Ting-Ting Du, Bo Ye, Wen-Bin Zou, Hui Chen, Jun-Tao Ji, Zhao-Hong Zheng, Liang-Hao Hu, Zhao-Shen Li

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Apr;95(14):e3251.

 

Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a common complication of chronic pancreatitis (CP) and increases the mortality. The identification of risk factors for DM development may contribute to the early detection and potential risk reduction of DM in patients with CP.Patients with CP admitted to ...

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2016

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The terms "Pancreatitis" returned 589 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Clinical practice guideline: management of acute pancreatitis.
 

Author(s): Joshua A Greenberg, Jonathan Hsu, Mohammad Bawazeer, John Marshall, Jan O Friedrich, Avery Nathens, Natalie Coburn, Gary R May, Emily Pearsall, Robin S McLeod

Journal: Can J Surg. 2016 Apr;59(2):128-40.

 

There has been an increase in the incidence of acute pancreatitis reported worldwide. Despite improvements in access to care, imaging and interventional techniques, acute pancreatitis continues to be associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Despite the availability of ...

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2016

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[ETIOLOGY OF ACUTE PANCREATITIS--UNDERESTIMATED PROBLEM IN PEDIATRICS].
 

Author(s): Tatiana Jamer

Journal: Dev Period Med. ;19(3 Pt 2):341-6.

 

Pediatric pancreatitis has received much attention during the past few years. The incidence of acute pancreatitis in children has increased over the past 20 years. Therefore, acute pancreatitis should be considered during the differential diagnosis of abdominal pain in children. The ...

Last Updated: 9 Mar 2016

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Valproic acid-induced acute pancreatitis in pediatric age: case series and review of literature.
 

Author(s): M Cofini, F Quadrozzi, P Favoriti, M Favoriti, G Cofini

Journal: G Chir. ;36(4):158-60.

 

Valproic acid (VPA) is commonly prescribed medication for epilepsy, migraine and bipolar disorder. Although the common adverse effect associated with VPA are typically benign, less common adverse effect can occur; these include hepatotixicity, teratogenicity and acute pancreatitis ...

Last Updated: 29 Dec 2015

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Celiac Plexus Block for Chronic Pancreatitis RCT
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pancreatitis, Chronic; Pancreatitis

 

Last Updated: 13 Apr 2016

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Simvastatin in Reducing Pancreatitis in Patients With Recurrent, Acute or Chronic Pancreatitis
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Pancreatitis; Chronic Pancreatitis; Recurrent Disease

 

Last Updated: 24 Aug 2016

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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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