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pan·cre·a·ti·tis

 (păng′krē-ə-tī′tĭs, păn′-)
n.
Inflammation of the pancreas.
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pancreatitis

(ˌpæŋkrɪəˈtaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the pancreas
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pan•cre•a•ti•tis

(ˌpæn kri əˈtaɪ tɪs, ˌpæŋ-)

n.
inflammation of the pancreas.
[1835–45; < Greek pankreat-, s. of pánkreas pancreas + -itis]
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pancreatitis

Inflammation of the pancreas, caused by gallstones, overconsumption of alcohol, or a viral infection.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pancreatitis - inflammation of the pancreas; usually marked by abdominal pain
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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Translations

pan·cre·a·ti·tis

n. pancreatitis, infl. del páncreas;
acute ______ aguda;
hemorrhagic, acute ______ hemorrágica aguda.
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pancreatitis

n pancreatitis f
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(C) hematoma formation due to vascular disruption by pancreatic enzymes released during chronic pancreatitis or its acute exacerbation.
Unlike dogs with chronic pancreatitis, affected cats do not need to be fed a low-fat diet.
In Chronic pancreatitis (CP)6 there is progressive inflammation of the pancreas, with irreversible structural changes with permanent loss of both the exocrine and endocrine function.
(1) In chronic pancreatitis, weight loss, fatty stool, and diarrhea may occur.
Previous case reports of splenic injury share a commonality in that all patients were diagnosed with chronic pancreatitis. (3) It is believed that increased inflammation from the pancreatitis can spread to the spleen due to close proximity, resulting in an increased rate of complications.
Chronic pancreatitis is a rarely seen condition that causes an apparent impairment in the quality of life and requires a long-term multidisciplinary follow-up.
The polymorphisms at PRSS1-PRSS2 rs10273739, which influence trypsinogen expression, and MORC4 rs12688220, which associate with atypical localization of cludin-2 in pancreatic acinar cells, are associated with acute pancreatitis [5], related recurrent acute pancreatitis, and chronic pancreatitis [3, 4].
For over two decades endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) has been used for the investigation of pancreatic diseases and chronic pancreatitis (CP).
You, "Rosiglitazone inhibits hepatic insulin resistance induced by chronic pancreatitis and IKK-[beta]/NF-[kappa]B expression in liver," Pancreas, vol.
Pancreatic arterial pseudoaneurysms are infrequent complications of both acute and chronic pancreatitis [4].
Chronic pancreatitis, instead, is a long-standing, inflammatory disease leading to severe alterations in pancreatic structure and function.
From the above 94 diseases, 39 patients suffered from chronic pancreatitis, 45 had pancreatic ductal adenocarcinomas, 6 neuroendocrine tumors, and 4 pancreatic cysts.

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