DISEASE OF PANCREAS-Chronic pancreatitis

Chronic pancreatitis Chronic pancreatitis is a fibrotic disease of the pancreas that is characterised by recurrent episodes of abdominal pain, and gastrointestinal symptoms and signs of malabsorption. In some patients, involvement of the islet cells also results in diabetes.

Chronic pancreatitis

Diseases of the pancreas -Acute pancreatitis

Diseases of the pancreas-  Acute pancreatitis    Clinical presentation Acute pancreatitis is characterized by an acute episode of epigastric to central abdominal pain, usually of rapid onset. The pain often radiates into the middle of the back. In some instances the patient may complain of vomiting; however, this is not a […]