Biochemical Staging of Acute Pancreatitis

  • M. Büchler
  • W. Uhl
  • P. Malfertheiner


In about 90% of patients suffering from acute pancreatitis, edematous interstitial inflammation of the pancreas takes place [19]. Generally, the mild form of acute pancreatitis responds to conservative treatment, morbidity and mortality remaining low.


Acute Pancreatitis Severe Acute Pancreatitis Pancreatic Necrosis Complement Factor Necrotizing Pancreatitis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Büchler
    • 1
  • W. Uhl
    • 1
  • P. Malfertheiner
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of General SurgeryUniversity of UlmUlmGermany
  2. 2.Department of GastroenterologyUniversity of UlmUlmGermany

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