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Disease Pancreatitis, Acute Necrotizing

Name Pancreatitis, Acute Necrotizing
Synonyms Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis | Necrotizing Pancreatitis, Acute
Definition A severe form of acute INFLAMMATION of the PANCREAS characterized by one or more areas of NECROSIS in the pancreas with varying degree of involvement of the surrounding tissues or organ systems. Massive pancreatic necrosis may lead to DIABETES MELLITUS, and malabsorption.
Categories Digestive system disease
MeSH® ID D019283

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