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Chronic Pancreatitis

Sunday, August 8th, 2010

What classification system is used for chronic pancreatitis (CP)? CP is an inflammatory condition that leads to progressive and irreversible changes in the pancreas, which ultimately results in impairment of exocrine and endocrine function. This differs from acute pancreatitis, which is a nonprogressive event with pancreatic function returning to normal after the attack. The modified […]

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