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ACUTE PANCREATITIS & TREATMENT

Read about acute pancreatitis medical facts: what is the definition of acute pancreatitis, what are the signs and symptoms, medical treatment & how to treat acute pancreatitis, information about the causes, diagnosis, and related acute pancreatitis diseases.

Definition: What is "Acute Pancreatitis"?

ACUTE PANCREATITIS

Acute Pancreatitis is a medical condition whereby there is an inflammation of the pancreas.

Symptoms & Signs

Symptoms of Acute pancreatitis includes pain in the absomen, nausea, occurrence of grey turner sighs or the discoloration of the flanks, vomiting, diarrhea, fever, chilling, shock, sudden weight loss & loss of appetite.

Treatment: How to Treat "Acute Pancreatitis"?

Treatment includes administration of Intravenous fluids & antibiotics

Causes

It is said to be caused by gallstones, alcohol consumption, trauma, autoimmune diseases, trauma, steroids, scorpion stings & idiopathic.

Diagnosis

Diagnosis is made through physical examination & undergoing series of tests such as blood tests.

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