• Diabetes
  • Type 2 diabetes mellitus, which begins with insulin resistance, is characterized by the ultimate failure of pancreatic β cells to match insulin production with insulin demand. (wikipedia.org)
  • Treatment for this disease is supportive, and may require hospitialization to attend to the dog's nutritional and fluid needs, pain management, and addressing any other disease processes (infection, diabetes, etc.) while letting the pancreas heal on its own. (wikipedia.org)
  • Digestion
  • In 1770, French anatomist Antoine Portal noted bleeding due to oesophageal varices, In 1844, Gabriel Valentin showed pancreatic juices break down food in digestion. (wikipedia.org)
  • persistent
  • Beyond his main lines of research, he has written on topics such as causality and the Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) / Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD) link, persistent organic pollutants and public health, genome metaphors, the bibliographic impact factor and scientific journals, or the roles of scientific associations, among other issues. (wikipedia.org)
  • complications
  • Differences between genotypes affect the disease severity, course and likelihood of complications, and response to treatment and possibly vaccination. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diseases and complications related to viral hepatitis and alcohol are the main reason for seeking specialist advice. (wikipedia.org)
  • undergo
  • It results from an embryological malformation in which the early pancreatic buds undergo inappropriate rotation and fusion, which can lead to small bowel obstruction. (wikipedia.org)
  • jaundice
  • 1875 Victor Charles Hanot described cirrhotic jaundice and other diseases of the liver In 1958, Moore developed a standard technique for canine orthotopic liver transplantation. (wikipedia.org)