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Genetic analysis of pancreatic phospholipase A2 (PLA2G1B) in patients with chronic panc...
Pancreatology : Official Journal of the International Ass... Ewers M, Epple D et. al.

Jan 16th, 2022 - Genetic mutations in various pancreatic enzymes or their counteracting proteins have been linked to chronic pancreatitis. In particular, variants in the genes encoding pancreatic lipase (PNLIP) and carboxyl ester lipase (CEL) have been associated ...

Calcium Selective Channel TRPV6: Structure, Function, and Implications in Health and Di...
Gene Khattar V, Wang L et. al.

Jan 16th, 2022 - Calcium-selective channel TRPV6 (Transient Receptor Potential channel family, Vanilloid subfamily member 6) belongs to the TRP family of cation channels and plays critical roles in transcellular calcium (Ca2+) transport, reuptake of Ca2+ into cell...

A 58-Year-Old Woman with Gallstones, Chronic Pancreatitis, and Pancreatic Pseudocyst Pr...
The American Journal of Case Reports; Jamil SB, Abbas SH et. al.

Jan 15th, 2022 - BACKGROUND Pancreaticopleural fistula (PPF) is a rare complication of acute and chronic pancreatitis. PPF results from the release of pancreatic enzymes, either from a damaged pancreatic duct or pancreatic pseudocyst. This report is of a 58-year-o...

Predictors of Glycemic Outcomes at 1 Year Following Pediatric Total Pancreatectomy With...
Diabetes Care; Swauger SE, Hornung LN et. al.

Jan 11th, 2022 - Total pancreatectomy with islet autotransplantation (TPIAT) is indicated to alleviate debilitating pancreas-related pain and mitigate diabetes in patients with acute recurrent and chronic pancreatitis when medical/endoscopic therapies fail. Our ai...

Recurrent acute pancreatitis prevention by the elimination of alcohol and cigarette smo...
BMJ Open; Ocskay K, Juhász MF et. al.

Jan 6th, 2022 - Acute recurrent pancreatitis (ARP) due to alcohol and/or tobacco abuse is a preventable disease which lowers quality of life and can lead to chronic pancreatitis. The REAPPEAR study aims to investigate whether a combined patient education and cess...

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Guidelines  12 results

Enhanced EUS imaging (with videos).
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Krishnan K, Bhutani MS et. al.

Nov 2nd, 2020 - EUS remains a primary diagnostic tool for the evaluation of pancreaticobiliary disease. Although EUS combined with FNA or biopsy sampling is highly sensitive for the diagnosis of neoplasia within the pancreaticobiliary tract, limitations exist in ...

International consensus guidelines on interventional endoscopy in chronic pancreatitis....
Pancreatology : Official Journal of the International Ass... Kitano M, Gress TM et. al.

Aug 15th, 2020 - This paper is part of the international consensus guidelines on chronic pancreatitis, presenting for interventional endoscopy. An international working group with experts on interventional endoscopy evaluated 26 statements generated from evidence ...

International consensus guidelines on the role of diagnostic endoscopic ultrasound in t...
Pancreatology : Official Journal of the International Ass... Mel Wilcox C, Gress T et. al.

Jul 8th, 2020 - Chronic pancreatitis (CP) is a complex inflammatory disease with variable presentations and outcomes. This statement is part of the international consensus guidelines on CP, specifically on the diagnostic role of endoscopic ultrasound (EUS). An in...

International consensus guidelines on surveillance for pancreatic cancer in chronic pan...
Pancreatology : Official Journal of the International Ass... Greenhalf W, Lévy P et. al.

Jul 7th, 2020 - Patients with chronic pancreatitis (CP) have an increased risk of pancreatic cancer. We present the international consensus guidelines for surveillance of pancreatic cancer in CP. The international group evaluated 10 statements generated from evid...

Guidelines on the histopathology of chronic pancreatitis. Recommendations from the work...
Pancreatology : Official Journal of the International Ass... Esposito I, Hruban RH et. al.

May 18th, 2020 - Chronic pancreatitis is a complex multifactorial fibro-inflammatory disease. Consensus guidelines are needed for the histopathological evaluation of non-autoimmune chronic pancreatitis (CP). An international working group with experts on the histo...

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Drugs  7 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  60 results

EUS Shear Wave for Solid Pancreatic Lesions.

Jan 4th, 2022 - The pancreas is a retroperitoneal organ that can cause inflammatory and neoplastic diseases, significantly impacting the quality of life to survival. Acute pancreatitis is one of the most frequent gastrointestinal causes for hospital admission in ...

Enteral vs. Oral Nutrition After Pancreatoduodenectomy

Jan 3rd, 2022 - Patients suffering from pancreas cancer as well as patients with chronic pancreatitis or requiring pancreas surgery often are in a compromised nutritional status. Nutritional support should therefore be started early during the postoperative cours...

Dietary Soy Isoflavones In Chronic Pancreatitis

Nov 12th, 2021 - Management of pancreatic disorders imparts a major burden on healthcare costs, estimated at over 3 billion dollars annually. Chronic pancreatitis is characterized by chronic inflammation and progressive scarring, leading to abdominal pain, irrever...

Study to Evaluate Symptoms of Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency in Adult Participants With Cystic Fibrosis or Chronic Pancreatitis Treated With Creon

Oct 21st, 2021 - Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) is a condition that is caused by the inadequate pancreatic enzymes needed for normal digestion and is commonly associated with a wide range of chronic diseases, including cystic fibrosis (CF), chronic pancre...

Effect of Dapagliflozin vs Sitagliptin on Liver Fat Accumulation and Body Composition in Patients With Diabetes Mellitus and Liver Transplantation

Sep 20th, 2021 - To study the effect of dapagliflozin vs sitagliptin on liver fat accumulation in patients with diabetes and liver transplantation Material and Methods Ethical considerations The trial protocol will be submitted to Medanta ethics committees for app...

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News  137 results

A 6-metabolite panel may help EPI diagnosis in chronic pancreatitis

Sep 26th, 2021 - Key clinical point: Blood specimens from patients with chronic pancreatitis (CP) yielded a panel of 6 metabolites that showed differential expression with the presence or absence of exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI; fecal elastase < 200 mg/g.

Clinical Edge Journal Scan Commentary: EPI September 2021
Akash Goel, MDedge News

Aug 31st, 2021 - Akash Goel, MD In recent months, there have been multiple publications around novel diagnostic testing which both might help to identify patients at risk for exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) and its clinical sequela. Our first study comes o.

Endoscopic ultrasound finding of diffuse echogenicity of the pancreas tied to EPI

Aug 28th, 2021 - Key clinical point: The prevalence of exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) was higher in patients with diffuse echogenicity of the pancreas on endoscopic ultrasound (EUS; fatty pancreas group) vs patients with chronic diarrhea without known pan.

Dr. Akash Goel: Mean change in CFA was significantly greater with pancrelipase vs. placebo

Mar 31st, 2021 - Akash Goel, MD This month’s selection of EPI research includes a few very clinically relevant and high-quality studies. The first of which comes out of University of Miami, by father and son authors Barkin.

High Cost of Pancreatic Enzymes a Barrier for Patients With Cancer

Jan 26th, 2021 - Pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy (PERT) is often an essential component of the treatment regimen for patients with pancreatic cancer, but it can be very pricey. "Out-of-pocket costs for a 30-day supply of enzymes for Medicare beneficiaries ca...

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Patient Education  8 results see all →