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 3538 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Comparison between Endoscopic Treatment and Surgical Drainage of the Pancreatic Duct in Chronic Pancreatitis.
 

Author(s): Yohei Kawashima, Yoshiaki Kawaguchi, Aya Kawanishi, Masami Ogawa, Kenichi Hirabayashi, Toshio Nakagohri, Tetsuya Mine

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Treatment of recurrent chronic obstructive pancreatitis is pancreatic duct decompression with endoscopic drainage (endoscopic pancreatic stenting [EPS] with extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy [ESWL]) or surgical drainage. Despite the recent popularization of endoscopic drainage, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Value of anti-plasminogen binding peptide, anti-carbonic anhydrase II, immunoglobulin G4, and other serological markers for the differentiation of autoimmune pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer.
 

Author(s): Sönke Detlefsen, Jesper D de Vos, Julia T Tanassi, Niels H H Heegaard, Claus Fristrup, Ove B Schaffalitzky de Muckadell

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Aug;97(31):e11641.

 

The diagnosis of autoimmune pancreatitis (AIP) and its differential diagnosis from pancreatic cancer (PC) can be challenging. In this retrospective study, we aimed to evaluate the value of anti-plasminogen binding peptide (a-PBP), immunoglobulin G4 (IgG4), and anti-carbonic anhydrase-II ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Toxocariasis: a possible cause of acute pancreatitis?]
 

Author(s): Najah Boussetta, Bilel Arfaoui, Leila Metoui, Rim Dhahri, Bassem Louzir, Imen Gharsallah, Faida Ajili

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Human toxocariasis is a cosmopolitan parasitic zoonosis caused by Toxocara canis and Toxocara cati which are roundworms of dogs and cats. It is mostly a benign condition. We here report a case of acute pancreatitis secondary to toxocariasis.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Pancreatitis" returned 681 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Gastric varices and splenic vein obstruction during steroid treatment for autoimmune pancreatitis: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Lindsay A Juarez, Roop R Gupta, Gregory W Ruhnke

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Aug;97(34):e11940.

 

Few cases of autoimmune pancreatitis (AIP) complicated by gastric varices, in the absence of splenic vein obstruction, have been described in the medical literature. The findings in this case parallel those of 3 previously described cases from Japan and support a pathologic explanation ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Enteral nutrition provided within 48 hours after admission in severe acute pancreatitis: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Jianbo Song, Yilong Zhong, Xiaoguang Lu, Xin Kang, Yi Wang, Wenxiu Guo, Jie Liu, Yilun Yang, Liying Pei

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Aug;97(34):e11871.

 

Whether to conduct enteral nutrition in patients with severe acute pancreatitis (SAP) during the active phase of intestinal stress or to feed during remission remains controversial. This study was aimed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of enteral nutrition within 48 hours after ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Amoxicillin/clavulanic acid-induced pancreatitis: case report.
 

Author(s): Sana Chams, Skye El Sayegh, Mulham Hamdon, Sarwan Kumar, Vesna Tegeltija

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Acute pancreatitis is an acute inflammation of the pancreas that varies in severity from mild to life threatening usually requiring hospitalization. The true incidence of drug-induced pancreatitis (DIP) is indeterminate due to the inadequate documentation of case reports of DIP. Here ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Acute Pancreatitis: Study of Possible Etiologies and Risk Factors Affecting Outcome
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Pancreatitis

 

Last Updated: 24 Jul 2018

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Resolution of Organ Injury in Acute Pancreatitis - RESORP
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pancreatitis, Acute

 

Last Updated: 3 Jan 2018

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Quality of Life Assessment of Chronic Pancreatitis Endoscopic Interventions
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Pancreatitis

 

Last Updated: 13 Aug 2018

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