Clinical, anthropometric and laboratory nutritional markers of pancreatic exocrine insufficiency: Prevalence and diagnostic use.

Abstract

Pancreatic exocrine insufficiency (PEI) frequently occurs secondary to exocrine pancreatic disease (e.g. chronic pancreatitis, cystic fibrosis, cancer) or pancreatic/gastrointestinal surgery, resulting in the maldigestion of nutrients and consequently malnutrition. Pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy (PERT) is the cornerstone of PEI management. Despite… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.pan.2015.07.001

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@article{Lindkvist2015ClinicalAA, title={Clinical, anthropometric and laboratory nutritional markers of pancreatic exocrine insufficiency: Prevalence and diagnostic use.}, author={Bj{\"{o}rn Lindkvist and Mary E. Phillips and Juan Enrique Dom{\'i}nguez-Mu{\~n}oz}, journal={Pancreatology : official journal of the International Association of Pancreatology (IAP) ... [et al.]}, year={2015}, volume={15 6}, pages={589-97} }