Alcohol and the pancreas.

@article{Apte1998AlcoholAT,
  title={Alcohol and the pancreas.},
  author={Minoti V. Apte and Paul S Haber and Ian D. Norton and Jeremy S. Wilson},
  journal={Addiction biology},
  year={1998},
  volume={3 2},
  pages={
          137-50
        }
}
Alcoholic pancreatitis is a major, often lethal complication of alcohol abuse. Until recently it was generally accepted that alcoholic pancreatitis was a chronic disease from the outset. However, there is now emerging evidence in favour of the necrosis-fibrosis hypothesis that alcoholic pancreatitis begins as an acute process and that repeated acute attacks lead to chronic pancreatitis, resulting in exocrine and endocrine failure. Over the past 10-15 years, the focus of research into the… CONTINUE READING

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