Pancreatic duct stones management.

  title={Pancreatic duct stones management.},
  author={Jacques Devi{\'e}re and Myriam N Delhaye and Michel Cremer},
  journal={Gastrointestinal endoscopy clinics of North America},
  volume={8 1},
Pancreatic stone formation is characteristic of chronic pancreatitis. Ductal obstruction is a major cause of pain and the principal disabling symptom of the disease. This article briefly reviews the pathophysiology of pancreatic stone formation and describes the current nonsurgical range of therapeutic modalities. 

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