Digestive Diseases and Sciences

, Volume 59, Issue 6, pp 1338–1339 | Cite as

Should All Fluid Collections in Delayed Phase of Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis Labeled as Walled-off Pancreatic Necrosis?



Acute Pancreatitis Solid Content Acute Pancreatitis Liquid Content Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of GastroenterologyPost Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)ChandigarhIndia

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