Pancreatic cancer risk in hereditary pancreatitis
Weiss, Frank U.;
- Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
- Journal: Frontiers in Physiology,volume 5 (issn: 1664-042X, eissn: 1664-042X)
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- Subject: PRSS1 | QP1-981 | Physiology | cancer risk | pancreatitis | Mini Review Article | hereditary pancreatitis | chronic inflammation
Inflammation is part of the body’s immune response in order to remove harmful stimuli – like pathogens, irritants or damaged cells - and start the healing process. Recurrent or chronic inflammation on the other side seems a predisposing factor for carcinogenesis and ha... View more