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 3195 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Negative pressure irrigation and endoscopic necrosectomy through man-made sinus tract in infected necrotizing pancreatitis: a technical report.
 

Author(s): Zhihui Tong, Lu Ke, Baiqiang Li, Gang Li, Jing Zhou, Xiao Shen, Weiqin Li, Ning Li, Jieshou Li

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In recent years, a step-up approach based on minimally invasive techniques was recommended by latest guidelines as initial invasive treatment for infected pancreatic necrosis (IPN). In this study, we aimed to describe a novel step-up approach for treating IPN consisting of four steps ...

Last Updated: 11 Nov 2016

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Acute pancreatitis complicating dengue hemorrhagic fever.
 

Author(s): Kalenahalli Jagadish Kumar, Anitha Chandrashekar, Chetak Kadabasal Basavaraja, Halasahalli Chowdegowda Krishna Kumar

Journal: Rev. Soc. Bras. Med. Trop.. ;49(5):656-659.

 

Dengue infection can have spectrum of manifestations, often with an unpredictable clinical progression and outcome. There have been increasing reports of atypical manifestations. Abdominal pain or tenderness and persistent vomiting (warning signs) are present in the majority of cases ...

Last Updated: 4 Nov 2016

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Vascular complications in cases of acute pancreatitis - CT scan based study.
 

Author(s): Moinuddin Ahmed, Muhammad Usman Aziz, Muhammad Ayub Mansoor, Saleha Anwar

Journal: J Pak Med Assoc. 2016 Aug;66(8):977-89.

 

To record the incidence of vascular complications in cases of acute pancreatitis.

Last Updated: 15 Aug 2016

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

Thoracic epidural analgesia: a new approach for the treatment of acute pancreatitis?
 

Author(s): Olivier Windisch, Claudia-Paula Heidegger, Raphaël Giraud, Philippe Morel, Léo Bühler

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This review article analyzes, through a nonsystematic approach, the pathophysiology of acute pancreatitis (AP) with a focus on the effects of thoracic epidural analgesia (TEA) on the disease. The benefit-risk balance is also discussed. AP has an overall mortality of 1 %, increasing ...

Last Updated: 4 May 2016

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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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Sorafenib-induced Acute Pancreatitis: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.
 

Author(s): Jen-Wei Chou, Ken-Sheng Cheng, Chih-Wen Huang

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2016 ;55(6):623-7.

 

Sorafenib has been approved to increase the survival in patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma. Acute pancreatitis is an uncommon complication of sorafenib treatment. Only a few cases of sorafenib-induced acute pancreatitis have been reported in the English literature. We ...

Last Updated: 17 Mar 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: 29 Aug 2016

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