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Patients Reason Pain Pancreatitis Contract
Do patients with a clear reason to be in pain, like pancreatitis, still need to be on a pain contract?
Yes: We don't always recognize the problem however, see your primary provider to further evaluate. ...Read more
Yes: Please discuss options with a gastroenterologist.Get a more detailed answer ›
Chronic pancre: The procedure you describe is a longitudinal pancreaticojejunostomy in which the chronically inflamed portion of the pancreas is removed surgically and the pancreatic duct is placed into the jejunum. This is only to be used for chronic pancreatitis as it can have complications. i hope i have answered your question. Hopefully the rest of the pancreas will work properly and you will gain weight. ...Read more
Chance of fully recover after 1 episode of acute pancreatitis with unknown reason. And chance of recurrent?
Yes: There is a great chance to recover, specially if precipitating factors are transient. (like viral) other factors for attack should be evaluated by the gastroenterologist. ...Read more
Do you agree with this, " only half of the patients with a diagnosis of chronic pancreatitis will survive seven years"?
Chronic pancreatitis: Don't agree. Statement is too broad. It depends upon the cause & severity of the pancreatitis , co-existing medical conditions such kidney or liver or lung or heart disease, feasibility of interventions such as medicine or surgery, etc. It is unclear where the seven year survival statistic originated, in most instances, long term survival is cited as five years for specific circumstances. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Good: Initial severity and cause - dictates long term outcome. ...Read more
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