chronic pancreatitis(redirected from Pancreatitis, chronic)
chronic pancreatitisA condition characterised by inflammation of the pancreas.
Alcohol abuse, cystic fibrosis, gallstones, pancreas divisum, drugs/medication.
Abdominal pain, malabsorption, secondary diabetes.
Autoimmune, familial, SPINK mutation-related.
Alcohol, nutritional, hereditary (e.g, cystic fibrosis), protein defects, idiopathic, trauma, hypercalcaemia.
chronic pancreatitisChronic relapsing pancreatitis GI disease Recurrent pancreatitis linked to alcohol abuse or hemochromatosis, which may worsen with time. See Pancreatitis.
Patient discussion about chronic pancreatitis
Q. Where can I find a doctor specializing in Chronic Pancreatitis in New York City? Looking for a gastroenterologist that specializes in Chronic Pancreatitis or pancreatic diseases, who is known to be an "expert" in this field. If you also know of someone in New Jersey or Pennsylvania, that would be great too.
and here is another site but this one requires registration if I’m not mistaken..