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Pancreatitis and Pancreatic Cancer

AUTHOR:
Joanna Odenthal
LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
  1. Identify the most common causes of acute pancreatitis. 
  2. Describe the clinical and laboratory findings as well as the initial diagnostic steps and management of acute pancreatitis and its complications.
  3. Differentiate between acute and chronic pancreatitis.
  4. List risk factors associated with developing chronic pancreatitis.
  5. Recognize the risk factors and classic presentation of pancreatic cancer. Explain the management and factors affecting prognosis.
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AccessMedicine > Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 20e > Pancreatic Cancer
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AccessMedicine > Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 20e > Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis
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AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 80 > Acute Pancreatitis
Case File
AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 81 > Chronic Pancreatitis
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