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Pancreatitis is an inflammation of the pancreas, an organ that is important in digestion.

Pancreatitis is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Pancreatitis books and related discussion.

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Gallstone Pancreatitis
Responsible for 40-50%% of all cases of acute pancreatitis. • 3/4th of all In the majority of cases, symptoms are mild and the pancreatitis resolves.
Treatment Recommendations for Feline Pancreatitis -
Pancreatitis is the most common condition of the feline exocrine pancreas.
Recurrent Acute Pancreatitis: An Algorithmic Approach to

Suggested News Resources

UH pancreatic cancer study focuses on early tumor detection
Ros, who joined UH in 2009, began his affiliation with Repligen while working at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, which had an active service in pancreatitis.
Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics Reports Half-Year Results 2011
We are continuing to collect more data to show that there is a long-term reduction in the incidence of pancreatitis in treated patients.
Cyclists to raise money for pancreatitis charity
By Rory McKeown » COMMITTED fundraisers hope to kick pancreatitis into touch by taking part in a John O'Groats to Land's End charity cycle ride.
Acute pancreatitis with saw palmetto use: a case report
We report a case of acute pancreatitis, possibly secondary to the use of saw palmetto.
Spirits, not wine up pancreatitis risk
Drinking just one 4cl measure of spirits can increase the risk of an acute attack of pancreatitis, but wine or beer does not appear to have the same effect, according to researchers from the Karolinska Institutet in Sweden.

Suggested Web Resources

Pancreatitis - National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse
Provides information about acute and chronic forms of pancreatitis, including symptoms, diagnosis, complications, and available treatments.
Pancreatitis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pancreatitis is the inflammation of the pancreas. It occurs when the enzymes that digest food are activated in the pancreas instead of the small intestine.
Pancreatitis -
Pancreatitis — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatment of this potentially serious digestive system disorder.
Pancreatitis Causes, Symptoms, Treatments, Tests
Information on inflammation of the pancreas, called pancreatitis.
Pancreatitis Symptoms, Diet, and Treatment Information on
15 hours ago Read about acute and chronic pancreatitis causes like alcohol abuse or gallstones.

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