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Disease Pancreatitis

Name Pancreatitis
Synonym Pancreatitides
Definition INFLAMMATION of the PANCREAS. Pancreatitis is classified as acute unless there are computed tomographic or endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatographic findings of CHRONIC PANCREATITIS (International Symposium on Acute Pancreatitis, Atlanta, 1992). The two most common forms of acute pancreatitis are ALCOHOLIC PANCREATITIS and gallstone pancreatitis.
Categories Digestive system disease
MeSH® ID D010195

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DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Pancreatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Pancreatitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Pancreatitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Pancreatitis, Acute Necrotizing Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Pancreatitis, Alcoholic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Pancreatitis, Chronic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Pancreatitis, Graft