Relationship between pain and plasma amino acid levels in chronic pancreatitis.

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OBJECTIVE Our aim was to investigate the relationship between imbalances of plasma amino acids and pain in chronic pancreatitis (CP). METHODS Thirty patients with alcoholic CP in an exocrine-insufficient state were examined. We divided them between diet and control group. Diet group ingested 80 g/300 kcal of the elemental diet "Elental®". This diet of 300… (More)
DOI: 10.6092/1590-8577/2897

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@article{Kawaguchi2015RelationshipBP, title={Relationship between pain and plasma amino acid levels in chronic pancreatitis.}, author={Yoshiaki Kawaguchi and J. C. Lin and Yohei Kawashima and Atsuko Maruno and Hiroyuki Ito and Masami Ogawa and Tetsuya Mine}, journal={JOP : Journal of the pancreas}, year={2015}, volume={16 1}, pages={53-7} }