Cause and effect relationship of malnutrition with idiopathic chronic pancreatitis: prospective case-control study.

Abstract

BACKGROUND AND AIM Patients with chronic pancreatitis are often malnourished. The role of malnutrition in the pathogenesis of chronic pancreatitis is unclear. The aim of the present article was to study prospectively the cause and effect relationship of malnutrition with idiopathic chronic pancreatitis in a case-control study. METHODS Consecutive patients… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-1746.2008.05459.x

Topics

Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.

Slides referencing similar topics