A prospective evaluation of fatty pancreas by using EUS.

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BACKGROUND Fatty liver is associated with obesity, diabetes, hyperlipidemia, and the metabolic syndrome. The pathophysiology of fatty pancreas is poorly understood, but it may be closely related to fatty liver. OBJECTIVE The aim of our study was to determine the prevalence of fatty pancreas and risk factors associated with its development. DESIGN… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.gie.2011.01.015

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