Tag: "pancreatitis" at medical news
Rare surgery performed to remove pancreas, prevent diabetes
...week, doctors said. Stewart's chronic pancreatitis
developed four years ago as the result of a congen...duct failed to provide relief. The pain of chronic pancreatitis
is known to be constant and extremely debilitating. Facing a life of suffering from the condition, S...
Mayo Clinic Cancer Center finds possible genetic link to pancreatic cancer
...c fibrosis gene mutation are at increased risk for pancreatitis
-- inflammation of the pancreas. Chronic pancreatitis
has been proven to increase the risk of pancreatic cancer 26-fold, which led Mayo Clinic researchers...
Drug may help prevent cardiovascular disease in type 2 diabetes patients
...s but associated with a slightly increased risk of pancreatitis
(inflammation of the pancreas) and pulmonary embolism. The overall mortality was similar in both groups. Dr Keech comments: "FIELD provides information to help guide clinicians on the future use of fenofibrate in patients with type 2 diabetes. The r...
Is the Atkins diet safe?
...bly when her oral intake was compromised from mild pancreatitis
or gastroenteritis. This problem may become more recognised because this diet is becoming increasingly popular worldwide." In an accompanying Comment Lyn Steffen (University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN, USA) states: "Low-car...
AGA Institute presents cutting-edge research during DDW
...g data on The prevention effect of post-ERCP pancreatitis
with endoscopic pancreatic spontaneous dislodgment stent a randomized controlled, multicenter study. A. Sofuni et al. (2:15 p.m.) Interval Cancers After Colonoscopy--Procedural Failure or Aggressive Biology? W. D. Farrar (2:30 p.m.) Effect of Tedu...
Jefferson pharmacologist says biomarker discovery bodes well for better cancer diagnostics
...marker that could help distinguish between chronic pancreatitis
and pancreatic cancer and gauge who will do well w...l may be useful in distinguishing between chronic pancreatitis
and pancreatic cancer and may be able to tell which pancreatic cancer patients will live longer than...
Molecular marker may help identify pancreatic cancer, and possibly predict survival time
...) may be useful in differentiating between chronic pancreatitis
and pancreatic cancer and may be able to distingui...adenocarcinoma of the pancreas (n = 65) or chronic pancreatitis
(n = 42) (January 2000-December 2005). RNA was harvested from resected pancreatic cancers and benign...
Shining light on pancreatic cancer
... types or diseases of the pancreas such as chronic pancreatitis
or acute pancreatitis
can be distinguished with our technology from pancreatic cancer. It is also important for us to vali...