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SCLEROSING PANCREATITIS
DISTINGUISHED
FREQUENCY
PROPOSAL
PANCREAS
STEROID
TREATING PATIENTS
LITERATURE REVIEW
DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS
STEROID TREATMENT
ALCOHOLIC CHRONIC PANCREATITIS
CHARACTERISTIC FEATURE
DISEASE
FOLLOW-UP STUDY
DIAGNOSIS
DIAGNOSTIC CRITERIA
CLINICAL RELEVANCE
PATHOGENESIS
PANCREATITIS
TREATMENT
CORTICOSTEROIDS
PATIENTS
PANCREATIC
AIP
AUTOIMMUNE PANCREATITIS
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Definitions

  1. Autoimmune pancreatitis (AIP) is a rare, recently defined clinical condition.
  2. Autoimmune pancreatitis (AIP) is a newly recognized disease.
  3. Autoimmune pancreatitis (AIP) is a benign inflammatory disease of the pancreas that mimics pancreatic malignancy both clinically and radiologically. (Web site)
  4. Autoimmune pancreatitis is a form of chronic pancreatitis caused by an autoimmune process.
  5. Autoimmune pancreatitis is a chronic inflammatory disorder that is often misdiagnosed as pancreatic cancer. (Web site)

Sclerosing Pancreatitis

  1. It also has been called autoimmune pancreatitis and sclerosing pancreatitis.

Distinguished

  1. Autoimmune pancreatitis must also be distinguished from paraduodenal pancreatitis. (Web site)

Frequency

  1. Autoimmune pancreatitis: frequency, IgG4 expression and clonality of T and B cells. (Web site)

Proposal

  1. Proposal of the concept of autoimmune pancreatitis.

Pancreas

  1. AIMS: To examine the pathophysiology of the pancreas and other organs in patients with autoimmune pancreatitis. (Web site)

Steroid

  1. Autoimmune pancreatitis and multiple bile duct strictures treated effectively with steroid.

Treating Patients

  1. Treating patients with autoimmune pancreatitis: results from a long-term follow-up study.

Literature Review

  1. Methods: A literature review of autoimmune pancreatitis was performed using Medline and PubMed. (Web site)

Differential Diagnosis

  1. The differential diagnosis includes autoimmune pancreatitis, lymphoma, pancreatic endocrine tumors, and a variety of other rare conditions.

Steroid Treatment

  1. Conclusion: Autoimmune pancreatitis is not uncommon and steroid treatment can effect a dramatic improvement. (Web site)

Alcoholic Chronic Pancreatitis

  1. At the histological level, autoimmune pancreatitis has to be distinguished from alcoholic chronic pancreatitis (Table 2). (Web site)

Characteristic Feature

  1. Hilar and pancreatic gallium-67 accumulation is characteristic feature of autoimmune pancreatitis. (Web site)

Disease

  1. This report describes the development of a novel animal model of this disease in the rat, which we have termed experimental autoimmune pancreatitis.

Follow-Up Study

  1. Involvement of the biliary system in autoimmune pancreatitis: a follow-up study. (Web site)

Diagnosis

  1. Antibodies to carbonic anhydrase and IgG4 levels in idiopathic chronic pancreatitis: relevance for diagnosis of autoimmune pancreatitis. (Web site)

Diagnostic Criteria

  1. Diagnostic criteria for autoimmune pancreatitis. (Web site)

Clinical Relevance

  1. Histopathological features of diagnostic and clinical relevance in autoimmune pancreatitis: a study on 53 resection specimens and 9 biopsy specimens. (Web site)

Pathogenesis

  1. Okazaki K, Uchida K, Fukui T. Recent advances in autoimmune pancreatitis: concept, diagnosis, and pathogenesis. (Web site)

Pancreatitis

  1. Vascular abnormalities (Autoimmune pancreatitis (In up to 10% of cases, the cause of pancreatitis remains unknown (idiopathic).

Treatment

  1. Chari ST. Current concepts in the treatment of autoimmune pancreatitis. (Web site)
  2. While this treatment is appropriate for the cancerous version of chronic pancreatitis, it is not necessary for autoimmune pancreatitis.

Corticosteroids

  1. Symptoms of autoimmune pancreatitis often improve dramatically after a short course of corticosteroids. (Web site)
  2. A favorable response to corticosteroids also differentiates autoimmune pancreatitis from alcohol-induced pancreatitis.

Patients

  1. Autoimmune disease: Autoimmune pancreatitis is a rare condition that is often seen in patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis.
  2. Identification of a novel autoantibody against pancreatic secretory trypsin inhibitor in patients with autoimmune pancreatitis. (Web site)
  3. It is likely that among the patients with idiopathic pancreatitis there may be some with autoimmune pancreatitis. (Web site)

Pancreatic

  1. Involvement of pancreatic and bile ducts in autoimmune pancreatitis.
  2. Value of serum IgG4 in the diagnosis of autoimmune pancreatitis and in distinguishing it from pancreatic cancer. (Web site)
  3. Serum immunoglobulin G fraction 4 levels in pancreatic cancer: elevations not associated with autoimmune pancreatitis. (Web site)

Aip

  1. BACKGROUND: Autoimmune pancreatitis (AIP) is occasionally associated with other autoimmune diseases. (Web site)
  2. Symptoms of Autoimmune Pancreatitis (AIP) include weight loss, nausea and mild abdominal pain.

Autoimmune Pancreatitis

  1. A 2-week trial of corticosteroids may differentiate autoimmune pancreatitis (AIP) from pancreatic cancer in select patients. (Web site)
  2. Okazaki K. Autoimmune pancreatitis: etiology, pathogenesis, clinical findings and treatment. (Web site)
  3. Autoimmune pancreatitis as a new clinical entity: three cases of autoimmune pancreatitis with effective steroid therapy.

Categories

  1. Aip
  2. Medicine > Medical Treatments > Surgery > Chronic Pancreatitis
  3. Three Cases
  4. Health > Diseases > Inflammations > Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  5. Pancreatic
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