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Disease Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency

Name Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency
Synonyms Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiencies | Insufficiencies, Exocrine Pancreatic | Insufficiencies, Pancreatic | Insufficiency, Exocrine Pancreatic | Insufficiency, Pancreatic | Pancreatic Insufficiencies | Pancreatic Insufficiencies, Exocrine | Pancreatic Insufficiency | Pancreatic Insufficiency, Exocrine
Definition A malabsorption condition resulting from greater than 10% reduction in the secretion of pancreatic digestive enzymes (LIPASE; PROTEASES; and AMYLASE) by the EXOCRINE PANCREAS into the DUODENUM. This condition is often associated with CYSTIC FIBROSIS and with chronic PANCREATITIS.
Categories Digestive system disease
MeSH® ID D010188
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DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pancreatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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  Pancreatic Insufficiency, Combined Exocrine
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