Joseph Geenen

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Recurrent pancreatitis

How can I be sure that the patient has recurrent pancreatitis? Patients with pancreatitis typically present with abdominal pain that may or may not radiate to the back. This condition is accompanied typically by a three-fold or greater elevation of amylase and or lipase. If the clinician performs some imaging study (either a CT scan…

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