The prognostic value of neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio in acute pancreatitis

@inproceedings{Katuwal2016ThePV,
  title={The prognostic value of neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio in acute pancreatitis},
  author={Binit Katuwal and Sushil Kumar Shilpakar},
  year={2016}
}
Introduction and objective: Acute Pancreatitis (AP) is one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. In approximately a third of the patient with acute pancreatitis, severe pancreatitis may develop, producing progressive organ dysfunction caused by a systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS). This study aimed to determine the correlation between Neutrophil Lymphocyte Ratio (NLR) and the severity of AP. Materials and Methods: All patients admitted in the Surgical Ward of… CONTINUE READING