A prospective study of the aetiology, severity and outcome of acute pancreatitis in Eastern India.

@article{Baig2008APS,
  title={A prospective study of the aetiology, severity and outcome of acute pancreatitis in Eastern India.},
  author={Sarfaraz Jalil Baig and Abdur Rahed and S. K. Sen},
  journal={Tropical gastroenterology : official journal of the Digestive Diseases Foundation},
  year={2008},
  volume={29 1},
  pages={20-2}
}
BACKGROUND Acute pancreatitis is a common cause of hospital admission. The aim of this study was to evaluate the aetiology, severity and outcome of acute pancreatitis in our tertiary referral center. METHODS Between August 2002 and December 2003, 45 cases of acute pancreatitis were admitted to the hospital. Diagnosis was ascertained by clinical… CONTINUE READING