New perspectives on acute pancreatitis

S. D. Leach, F. S. Gorelick, I. M. Modlin

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The past decade has witnessed considerable changes in the clinical management of acute pancreatitis. Simultaneously, significant advances have been made in understanding the cellular and biochemical events involved in the initiation of this disease. This review summarizes recent clinical and scientific progress regarding acute pancreatitis and suggests areas for future investigation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)29-38
Number of pages10
JournalScandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology
Issue numberS192
StatePublished - 1992


  • Benzamidine
  • Cerulein pancreatitis
  • Chloroquine
  • Choline-deficient
  • Cysteine protease inhibitor
  • Ethione-supplemented diet-induced pancreatitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Zymogen activation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology


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