Pancreatitis

Reza Alavi, M.D., Jeanne Clark, M.D.
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DEFINITION

  • Refers to inflammation of the pancreas.
  • Common etiologies of acute pancreatitis include: gallstones, alcohol, hypercalcemia, drugs, infections, trauma.

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Last updated: May 9, 2015

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TY - ELEC T1 - Pancreatitis ID - 547113 A1 - Alavi,Reza,M.D. AU - Clark,Jeanne,M.D. Y1 - 2015/05/09/ PB - Johns Hopkins Diabetes Guide UR - https://www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_Diabetes_Guide/547113/all/Pancreatitis ER -