Chronic pancreatitis: a changing etiology or a gap in technological medicine

Article English OPEN
Raffaele Pezzilli ; Lara Bellacosa ; Bahajat Barakat (2009)
  • Publisher: PAGEPress Publications
  • Journal: Emergency Care Journal (issn: 1826-9826)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4081/ecj.2009.3.7
  • Subject: Medicine (General) | R5-920

Alcohol is considered the most important risk factor for the development of chronic pancreatitis. The possibility of evaluating CFTR mutations and the discovery of other gene mutations has led to a better evaluation of the familiar/hereditary forms of chronic pancreatit... View more
Share - Bookmark