Severe Hypertriglyceridemia Induced Pancreatitis in Pregnancy

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Gupta, Natasha; Ahmed, Seema; Shaffer, Lemuel; Cavens, Paula; Blankstein, Josef;
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology,volume 2,014 (issn: 2090-6684, eissn: 2090-6692)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4065762, doi: 10.1155/2014/485493
  • Subject: RG1-991 | Gynecology and obstetrics | Case Report | Article Subject
    mesheuropmc: lipids (amino acids, peptides, and proteins) | macromolecular substances | digestive, oral, and skin physiology | nutritional and metabolic diseases

Acute pancreatitis caused by severe gestational hypertriglyceridemia is a rare complication of pregnancy. Acute pancreatitis has been well associated with gallstone disease, alcoholism, or drug abuse but rarely seen in association with severe hypertriglyceridemia. Hyper... View more
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