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Chronic Pancreatitis

INFLAMMATION of the PANCREAS that is characterized by recurring or persistent ABDOMINAL PAIN with or without STEATORRHEA or DIABETES MELLITUS. It is characterized by the irregular destruction of the pancreatic parenchyma which may be focal, segmental, or diffuse.
Also Known As:
Pancreatitis, Chronic
Networked: 4025 relevant articles (173 outcomes, 426 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Pain (Aches)
2. Pancreatitis
3. Pancreatic Neoplasms (Pancreatic Cancer)
4. Fibrosis (Cirrhosis)
5. Pathologic Constriction (Stenosis)

Experts

1. Friess, Helmut: 47 articles (08/2014 - 02/2002)
2. Büchler, Markus W: 38 articles (01/2015 - 01/2002)
3. Whitcomb, David C: 31 articles (01/2015 - 01/2002)
4. Friess, H: 29 articles (01/2012 - 01/2000)
5. Sahin-Tóth, Miklós: 26 articles (10/2015 - 11/2003)
6. Büchler, M W: 25 articles (01/2012 - 02/2000)
7. Witt, Heiko: 23 articles (01/2016 - 05/2002)
8. Lerch, Markus M: 23 articles (09/2015 - 11/2003)
9. Kleeff, Jörg: 23 articles (05/2013 - 09/2002)
10. Conwell, Darwin L: 21 articles (10/2013 - 06/2002)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Chronic Pancreatitis:
1. SecretinFDA Link
2. Glucose (Dextrose)FDA LinkGeneric
3. EnzymesIBA
4. TrypsinIBA
5. AmylasesFDA Link
6. AntioxidantsIBA
7. Pancreatic Elastase (Elastase)IBA
8. Pancrelipase (Creon)FDA Link
9. Insulin (Novolin)FDA Link
10. Lipase (Acid Lipase)FDA Link

Therapies and Procedures

1. Pancreatectomy
2. Stents
3. Pancreaticoduodenectomy
4. Pancreaticojejunostomy
5. Lithotripsy (Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy)