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Need Help With Pancreatitis
Have Chronic calcified pancreatitis As the pancreas is dying what symptoms will I have & at what point should I seek help. What do I need to watch for?
No: The only prevention is to avoid the precipitating factor. Alcoholics need to stop drinking. Gallstone pancreatitis requires removal of gallbladder. Medication induced requires avoiding that medication. Hypertriglyceridemia and hypercalcemia require medication and dietary adjustment to lower these levels. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have pancreatitis and i can't eat much i am losing an extreme amount of weight, is there anything i can take to help me gain weight?
What do you suggest if I am taking compounded form of urosdiol. does this drug take appetite away and how does this drug help with pancreatitis?
If my girlfriend has recently been diagnosed with pancreatitis, how can I help her get through this?
Talk with her: Ask her about her needs and expectations. ...Read more
If I need pain medications because I have acute pancreatitis, will I need to sign a pain contract?
My wife was diagnosised with pancreatitis and she constantly in pain and keeps losing weight she 90 lbs. What can I do to help? She just turned 22.
It is a good test: There are several ways to make the diagnosis of chronic pancreatitis and one of them (a bit invasive) is endoscopic ultrasound (EUS). The study may reveal changes in the structure of the pancreas. Yet there are other simpler tests, like fat in the stool, diabetes and MRI of the pancreas (MRCP). For someone young who does not drink, the diagnosis of chronic pancreatitis is unlikely. ...Read more
My wife got diagnosed with pancreatitis and she constantly in pain and is losing weight she's 22 years old and 90lbs what can I do to help her?
Pancreatitis : She need to see a pancreas expert to have repeat cross sectional imaging and make sure she didn't develop a worse disease. This will allow to determine which intervention is required. Also you need to discuss feeding tube if she is not able to eat. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Any home remedies to help with pancreatitis? I have been hospitalized 2 times in the last 6 months. I am currently having pancreas pains but not as severe but getting worse. Is there anything i can do from home or is the e.R. But only option?
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