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Imaging techniques in acute pancreatitis

Abstract:

Acute pancreatitis is a potentially severe disease with a high morbidity and mortality rate. The natural history of acute pancreatitis is characterised by a variable clinical picture ranging from a mild and self-limiting disease to a necrotising form with various severe and potentially lethal complications. The use of early and reliable diagnostics in the detection of (infected) pancreatic necrotic tissue in the treatment of acute pancreatitis allows adequate supportive treatment to be initia...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Surgical Sciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde
Volume:
145
Issue:
41
Pages:
1964-1970
Publication date:
2001-10-13
ISSN:
0028-2162
Source identifiers:
191041
Language:
Dutch; Flemish
Pubs id:
pubs:191041
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uuid:c4f01282-177b-420f-acf5-64ae7614993d
Local pid:
pubs:191041
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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