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Pseudocysts in Chronic Pancreatitis: Natural Course

  • P. G. Lankisch
  • A. Löhr-Happe
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Abstract

In contrast to the well-documented natural course of pancreatic pseudocysts in acute pancreatitis [11], data on their natural course in chronic pancreatitis are scarce.

Keywords

Pain Relief Chronic Pancreatitis Pancreatic Insufficiency Pancreatic Pseudocysts Exocrine Pancreatic Function 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. G. Lankisch
    • 1
  • A. Löhr-Happe
  1. 1.Medizinische AbteilungStädtisches KrankenhausLüneburgGermany

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