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Acute pancreatitis

Known as: Pancreatitis, acute, Pancreatite acuta, Acute pancreatic inflammation 
An acute inflammatory process that leads to necrosis of the pancreatic parenchyma. Signs and symptoms include severe abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
This guideline presents recommendations for the management of patients with acute pancreatitis (AP). During the past decade… Expand
Review
2013
Review
2013
  • H. Goor
  • Pancreatology : official journal of the…
  • 2013
  • Corpus ID: 17091054
BACKGROUND There have been substantial improvements in the management of acute pancreatitis since the publication of the… Expand
Review
2012
Review
2012
Background and objective The Atlanta classification of acute pancreatitis enabled standardised reporting of research and aided… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
Guidelines for clinical practice are intended to suggest preferable approaches to particular medical problems as established by… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Acute pancreatitis is an acute inflammatory process of the pancreas mainly due to biliary obstruction or alcohol consumption… Expand
Review
1998
Review
1998
  • J. Norman
  • American journal of surgery
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 39288737
BACKGROUND The systemic manifestations of acute pancreatitis are responsible for the majority of pancreatitis-associated… Expand
Review
1993
Review
1993
  • E. Bradley
  • Archives of surgery
  • 1993
  • Corpus ID: 22686266
Acute pancreatitis is a protean disease capable of wide clinical variation, ranging from mild discomfort to apocalyptic… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Most patients with acute biliary pancreatitis have stones in the biliary tract or ampulla of Vater. Because these… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The presence and degree of pancreatic necrosis (30%, 50%, or greater than 50%) was evaluated by means of bolus injection of… Expand