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

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The terms "Pancreatitis" returned 3053 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

CHRONIC PANCREATITIS IN A PATIENT WITH THE p.Asn34Ser HOMOZYGOUS SPINK1 MUTATION--OWN EXPERIENCE.
 

Author(s): Agnieszka Magdalena Rygiel, Małgorzata Wojnicka-Stolarz, Katarzyna Niepokój, Grzegorz Oracz, Jerzy Bal, Katarzyna Wertheim-Tysarowska, Krzysztof Gutkowski

Journal: Dev Period Med. ;19(3 Pt 2):347-50.

 

Chronic pancreatitis (CP) is characterized by progressive damage to the exocrine and endocrine cell structures and pancreatic ducts with subsequent fibrosis of the organ. Patients with no apparent etiological factor are classified as having idiopathic CP (ICP). Genetic studies indicate ...

Last Updated: 9 Mar 2016

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IMAGES IN CLINICAL MEDICINE. Cullen's and Grey Turner's Signs in Acute Pancreatitis.
 

Author(s): Xavier Valette, Damien du Cheyron

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2015 Dec;373(24):e28.

 

Last Updated: 24 Dec 2015

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Acute Pancreatitis Classifications: Basis and Key Goals.
 

Author(s): Xiao Dong Xu, Zhe Yuan Wang, Ling Yi Zhang, Rui Ni, Feng Xian Wei, Wei Han, Hui Han Zhang, Ya Wu Zhang, Zhen Gang Wei, Xiao Hu Guo, Liu Qiang Guo, Jian Zhong Ma, You Cheng Zhang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Dec;94(48):e2182.

 

To explore the efficacy of the revised Atlanta classification (RACAP) and the determinant-based classification of acute pancreatitis severity (DBCAPS) on the basis of clinical data and feedback from patients with acute pancreatitis (AP). The authors retrospectively investigated a ...

Last Updated: 4 Dec 2015

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

[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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Localized Autoimmune Pancreatitis: Report of a Case Clinically Mimicking Pancreatic Cancer and a Literature Review.
 

Author(s): Zhe Cao, Rui Tian, Taiping Zhang, Yupei Zhao

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Oct;94(42):e1656.

 

Autoimmune pancreatitis (AIP) is a rare disease with clinical presentations that greatly mimic pancreatic cancer (PC). It is critical for clinicians to distinguish AIP from PC because their treatments and prognoses are entirely different. Typical images show characteristic features ...

Last Updated: 27 Oct 2015

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Chronic pancreatitis: Negotiating the complexities of diagnosis and management.
 

Author(s): Richard Turner

Journal: Aust Fam Physician. 2015 Oct;44(10):718-22.

 

Chronic pancreatitis is a debilitating condition, where the pathology and management are often overlooked in favour of the more recognisable acute form of the disease.

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2015

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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: 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: 26 Apr 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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