Is Longitudinal Pancreaticojejunostomy (Puestow Procedure) compulsary for a idiopathic chronic pancreatitis 19yrs boy who has less pain history 5times?

No. a puestow procedure is a very involved operation and not without risk. it is designed for pancreatitis symptoms that are resistant to conventional medical treatments. once these are exhausted then one can consider surgical options. if you have questions about risk and percentage of success tthen talk directly with a surgeon who has plenty of experience with pancreatic surgery, it is an uncommon su.

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IS Longitudinal Pancreaticojejunostomy (Puestow Procedure) safe for 19 yrs boy with idiopathic chronic pancreatitis. Bearable pain and is reducing.

For intractable pain. This procedure is performed to treat intractable pain in patients with chronic pancreatitis who have pancreatic ductal dilatation. The rationale for this operation is to relieve the ductal hypertension, and thus pain. It's a relatively safe procedure. Majority of patients remain pain-free or have significantly improved pain following the operative procedure. Some data shows slow progression after. Read more...

Doc suggested Longitudinal Pancreaticojejunostomy for me iam 19.have idiopathic chronic pancreatitis. Am taking creon, ursoidal. If pain then tramodol.

No question. I'm not sure what you're looking for, but the procedure suggested is typical for chronic pancreatitis. The goal of the operation is usually pain relief, and there is some older experiments that suggest it may even preserve some of the digestive function of the pancreas. Hope this helps! Read more...

AGE 19 chronic pancreatitis idiopathic is LONGITUDINAL Pancreaticojejunostomy necessary for me I had 4 attacks in 3yrs. Age19.am taking creon10000.

No question. I'm not sure what you're looking for, but the procedure suggested is typical for chronic pancreatitis. The goal of the operation is usually pain relief, and there is some older experiments that suggest it may even preserve some of the digestive function of the pancreas. Hope this helps! Read more...
Your question? There are congenital or inherited forms of pancreatitis, pancreaticojejunostomy is an appropriate treatment. Read more...

Recurrent Idiopathic chronic pancreatitis cure can any pancreatic doctor make online appointment am 19yrs Hope for online appointment or emai l?

No. i am aware of no pancreatic specailist who will do this online. Your problem is very frustrating and if you are not satisfied with your local help, I suggest that you go online and make an appointment for a complete evaluation at the Mayo Clinic. It will be expensive, but I believe that you will be satisfied that all options will have been explored. Read more...

My bilirubin is 1.5 and sgot and sgpt is 138 and 66 age is 19 and have idiopathic chronic pancreatitis Gurmuk sing I need yoyour advise sir?

Chronic pancreatitis. The chronic pancreatitis you mention can explain the abnormal liver tests. By saying idiopathic, you indicate that the doctors have not been able to determine the cause. It is not practical for me to offer meaningful advice about pancratitis. Please do follow your doctor's advice and discuss monitoring for diabetes and malabsorption. I wish you the best! Read more...