[Hyperamylasemia, hyperlipasemia and acute pancreatitis in chronic inflammatory bowel diseases].

@article{Tromm1991HyperamylasemiaHA,
  title={[Hyperamylasemia, hyperlipasemia and acute pancreatitis in chronic inflammatory bowel diseases].},
  author={Andreas Tromm and B J Hoeltmann and Dietrich Hueppe and H D Kuntz and Ursula Schwegler and Burkard May},
  journal={Leber, Magen, Darm},
  year={1991},
  volume={21 1},
  pages={15-6, 19-22}
}
145 clinical observations of 114 patients with Crohn's disease and 65 observations of 47 patients with ulcerative colitis were analyzed prospectively concerning the prevalence of pathologically elevated levels of serumamylase or -lipase and acute pancreatitis. Painless hyperamylasemia or hyperlipasemia were found in 18 of 114 patients with Crohn's disease (15.8%) and in 10 of 47 patients with ulcerative colitis (21.3%) without morphological abnormalities on ultrasound. Range of elevated… CONTINUE READING