Nipun Reddy

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BACKGROUND Pancreatic exocrine insufficiency (PEI) results in maldigestion, leading to abdominal pain, steatorrhoea, malnutrition and weight loss. AIM To assess the efficacy and safety of pancreatin (Creon 40000 MMS) in treating PEI due to chronic pancreatitis (CP). METHODS This was a 1-week, double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled, parallel-group,(More)
We present the case of a 59-year-old male who presented with sudden onset of severe epigastric pain and laboratory studies consistent with acute pancreatitis. Imaging showed a dramatic interval increase in mesenteric edema with a normal pancreas, and a diagnosis of acute-onset sclerosing mesenteritis was made. Corticosteroids were initiated, and the patient(More)
Background. Abnormal liver enzymes postorthotopic liver transplant (OLT) may indicate significant biliary pathology or organ rejection. There is very little known in the literature regarding the current role of diagnostic ERCP in this scenario. Aim. To review the utility of diagnostic ERCP in patients presenting with abnormal liver function tests in the(More)
BACKGROUND Colonic manometry helps discriminate functional and behavioral causes for childhood constipation from colonic neuromuscular disease. METHODS Of 375 colonic manometries performed for clinical indications, 12 could not be interpreted because of chronic colonic dilation. Based on colonic manometries that showed either no contractions or an absence(More)
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