The magnitude of post ERCP pancreatitis as a clinical and economic problem has increased, and with it the need to find ways of decreasing its incidence and severity. Furthermore, the study of post-ERCP pancreatitis is interesting as a unique model for acute pancreatitis in general. Current thinking and results of recent promising studies are reviewed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||28|
|Journal||Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1998|
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