Pyogenic Liver Abscess Correlates With Increased Risk of Acute Pancreatitis: A Population-Based Cohort Study

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BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to explore whether there is a relationship between pyogenic liver abscess (PLA) and subsequent risk of acute pancreatitis in Taiwan. METHODS Using inpatients claims data from the Taiwan National Health Insurance Program, we identified 30 866 subjects aged 20-84 years with the first-attack of PLA from 2000 to 2010 as… (More)
DOI: 10.2188/jea.JE20140152

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