Advertisement

Chronic pancreatitis

  • P. G. Lankisch
  • M. Büchler
  • J. Mössner
  • S. Müller-Lissner

Abstract

This is the most common form in industrialized countries. It mostly develops only after alcohol consumption of 80 g/day in men and 40 g/day in women for more than 10 years. However, there is neither a threshold time nor a threshold dose. The type of drink is irrelevant.

Keywords

Acute Pancreatitis Chronic Pancreatitis Pancreatic Duct Bile Duct Stenosis Oesophageal Varix 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. G. Lankisch
    • 1
  • M. Büchler
    • 2
  • J. Mössner
    • 3
  • S. Müller-Lissner
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of MedicineMunicipal HospitalLüneburgDeutschland
  2. 2.Department of Visceral and Transplantation SurgeryUniversity of Bern (Inselspital)BernSwitzerland
  3. 3.Department of Internal Medicine IIUniversity of LeipzigLeipzigDeutschland
  4. 4.Department of MedicinePark-Klinik WeissenseeBerlinDeutschland

Personalised recommendations