Pancreatic diabetes in a follow-up survey of chronic pancreatitis in Japan

Abstract

We aimed to determine the cumulative rate of diabetes mellitus (DM) and the risk factors for DM in patients with chronic pancreatitis (CP) in Japan. We conducted a follow-up survey of CP in 2002 in patients registered as having CP in 1994, and confirmed 656 patients to be checked in regard to the survey items concerning diabetes. We analyzed the cumulative… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00535-006-1996-6

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