Treatment of external pancreatic fistula with Diamox

Report of a case
  • Constantine J. Papastrat
  • Joseph M. Miller


Diamox can, by the inhibition of carbonic anhydrase in the pancrease and in the stomach, influence the secretion of pancreatic juice. A case has been reported of external pancreatic fistula in which Diamox apparently aided recovery.


Public Health Carbonic Anhydrase Pancreatic Fistula Pancreatic Juice Diamox 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Constantine J. Papastrat
    • 1
  • Joseph M. Miller
    • 1
  1. 1.From the Surgical ServiceVeterans Administration HospitalFort Howard

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