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Hello Dr. I have got a case of acute on chronic calcific pancreatitis.. is ercp with eswl only treatment option available or any medicines ??

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Dr. David Earle
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In brief: No meds

There are no medications that will help with the stones.
Surgical treatment by a surgeon with experience and interest in chronic pancreatitis has the best chance at longer lasting pain relief, but is obviously more invasive than ERCP with ESWL. Hope this helps!

In brief: No meds

There are no medications that will help with the stones.
Surgical treatment by a surgeon with experience and interest in chronic pancreatitis has the best chance at longer lasting pain relief, but is obviously more invasive than ERCP with ESWL. Hope this helps!
Dr. David Earle
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