Acute Pancreatitis: Nothing to SPiT At

An 18-year-old female patient was initially evaluated for a 3-day history of worsening epigastric pain, nausea, and vomiting. She had no known medical problems and no history of alcohol consumption, cigarette smoking, or marijuana use. Her only medication was levonorgesterol/ ethinyl estradiol for birth control. Physical examination revealed blood pressure… (More)