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Document type:
Article 
Author(s):
Huber, W.; Schneider, J.; Alguel, H.; Phillip, V. 
Title:
Clinical management of acute pancreatitis 
Abstract:
The incidence of acute pancreatitis (AP) is 30-45cases per 100,000 person-years. In Germany, more than two-thirds of cases are caused by gallstones or alcohol. Iatrogenic, metabolic or malignant etiologies are markedly less frequent. Diagnosis is established based on the typical epigastric pain radiating to the back and athree-fold increase in serum lipase or amylase. In case of doubt, sonographic or radiological findings support the diagnosis. Early risk assessment is crucial to optimize therap...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Gastroenterologe 
Year:
2018 
Journal volume:
13 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
412-424 
Print-ISSN:
1861-9681 
TUM Institution:
Lehrstuhl für Tumormetabolismus (Prof. Algül)