Clinical Course and Treatment Principles of Biliary Acute Pancreatitis

Julia Mayerle, Ashok Saluja, Markus M. Lerch

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Pancreas
Subtitle of host publicationAn Integrated Textbook of Basic Science, Medicine, and Surgery: Second Edition
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd
Pages231-241
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)9781405146647
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 4 2009
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Biliary acute pancreatitis-clinical course and treatment principles
  • Coexisting acute cholangitis
  • Computed tomography (CT) and gallbladder stone detection
  • CT and magnetic resonance imaging
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)
  • Opie's common channel hypothesis
  • Procalcitonin-pancreatitis prognostic indicator
  • Trypsinogen activation peptide (TAP) levels

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

Cite this

Mayerle, J., Saluja, A., & Lerch, M. M. (2009). Clinical Course and Treatment Principles of Biliary Acute Pancreatitis. In The Pancreas: An Integrated Textbook of Basic Science, Medicine, and Surgery: Second Edition (pp. 231-241). Blackwell Publishing Ltd. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444300123.ch23