Acute pancreatitis after cardiac transplantation and other cardiac procedures: case-control analysis in 24,631 patients.

Abstract

Previous series have identified an increased risk of developing acute postoperative pancreatitis in heart transplant recipients and other cardiac surgical patients, and some suggest that mortality is significantly increased when pancreatitis occurs in the transplant setting. We conducted a retrospective case-control analysis of adult patients undergoing… (More)

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