• diabetes
  • Clinical value of this histological definition is limited because some patients with histological definition of CP have no symptoms, histological features seen in CP can be present in normal aging process, social ethanol intake, smoking, chronic kidney disease, long standing diabetes mellitus, etc. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • The classic triad of pancreatic calcifications, steatorrhea and diabetes is usually only seen in advanced disease. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Diabetes type 1: Chronic pancreatitis can affect the ability of the pancreatic islets to produce insulin to regulate glucose levels, leading to diabetes type 1. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chronic pancreatitis, diabetes or other conditions may also be involved in their development. (wikipedia.org)
  • secretion
  • Varying degrees of decreased secretion of lipases, pancreatic juices such as trypsin, trypsinogen and others, as well as malabsorption of fats and disruptions of glucagon secretion and its response to hypoglycemia caused by insulin activity are major concerns when JBS is diagnosed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gastrointestinal
  • The inflammatory response leads to the secondary manifestations of pancreatitis: hypovolemia from capillary permeability, acute respiratory distress syndrome, disseminated intravascular coagulations, renal failure, cardiovascular failure, and gastrointestinal hemorrhage. (wikipedia.org)
  • recurrent
  • These include the variable presentation of symptoms such as chronic pain, recurrent pain, pain associated with malabsorption due to maldigestion, or even maldigestion alone in 15% of patients. (springer.com)
  • The disease is marked by recurrent acute attacks of pain, nausea, vomiting and fever lasting between 2 days and 2 weeks which eventually progress to chronic pancreatitis. (vanguardngr.com)
  • At all ages, the most common clinical manifestation is recurrent abdominal pain and acute pancreatitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fat-soluble vitamins A, D, E, and K, and minerals should be supplemented in patients with recurrent pancreatitis since they often have deficiencies as a result of malabsorption of fat. (wikipedia.org)
  • diseases
  • Autoimmune chronic pancreatitis is rare and associated with other autoimmune diseases, such as Sjögren's syndrome and primary sclerosing cholangitis. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • There are many concurrent diseases that mimic EPI and severe pancreatitis is one that if allowed to continue unabated can lead to EPI. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chronic diseases might include congenital diseases such as Zenker's diverticulum and esophageal webbing, and oesophageal motility disorders including the nutcracker oesophagus, achalasia, diffuse oesophageal spasm, and oesophageal stricture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chronic or congenital diseases might be investigated using barium swallows, endoscopy and biopsy, whereas acute diseases such as reflux may be investigated and diagnosed based on symptoms and a medical history alone. (wikipedia.org)
  • Alcohol liver disease (ALD) accounted for four fifths of all chronic diseases in Ireland in 2013. (wikipedia.org)
  • abnormal
  • Patients with malignancies, cirrhosis, acute/chronic hepatitis or abnormal hepatic imaging studies are excluded. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Adverse effects of opioids Common and short term Itch Nausea Vomiting Constipation Drowsiness dry mouth Other Opioid dependence Dizziness Decreased sex drive Loss of appetite impaired sexual function Decreased testosterone levels Depression Immunodeficiency opioid-induced abnormal pain sensitivity Irregular menstruation Increased risk of falls Slowed breathing Like loperamide and other opioids, morphine acts on the myenteric plexus in the intestinal tract, reducing gut motility, causing constipation. (wikipedia.org)
  • bile
  • Therefore, blood liver function tests (bilirubin, alkaline phosphatase) as well as the minimum diameter of the common bile duct in the area of the stricture, the maximum diameter of the common bile duct above the stricture and the length of the stricture are measured at ERCPs at the time of the initial ERCP and at removal of cSEMS. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • gastroesophageal reflux
  • The most common condition of the oesophagus in Western countries is gastroesophageal reflux disease, which in chronic forms is thought to result in changes to the epithelium of the oesophagus, known as Barrett's oesophagus. (wikipedia.org)