Acute pancreatitis associated with eclampsia: a case report.

  title={Acute pancreatitis associated with eclampsia: a case report.},
  author={H M Sipahi and Lucio Gullo and Maria Piera Scolari and G Liviano and Concettina Raimondi},
  journal={The Italian journal of gastroenterology},
  volume={26 3},
This case report describes a 24-yr-old pregnant woman who developed acute pancreatitis while suffering from a severe eclamptic syndrome. Since she had no gallstones or other known aetiological factors of acute pancreatitis, the possibility of an aetiologic role of pancreatic ischaemic changes associated with eclampsia is discussed. From a clinical point of… CONTINUE READING