Chronic Pancreatitis

From Basic Research to Clinical Treatment

  • Zhao-Shen Li
  • Zhuan Liao
  • Jian-Min Chen
  • Claude Férec

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Wen-Bin Zou, David N. Cooper, Zhuan Liao, Jian-Min Chen, Zhao-Shen Li
    Pages 1-5
  3. Xin-Ying Tang, Zhuan Liao, Zhao-Shen Li
    Pages 7-12
  4. Qian-Qian Zhu, Quan-Cai Cai, Luo-Wei Wang, Zhuan Liao, Zhao-Shen Li
    Pages 13-19
  5. Raffaele Pezzilli
    Pages 21-27
  6. Jakob Lykke Poulsen, Søren Schou Olesen, Asbjørn Mohr Drewes, Bo Ye, Wei-Qin Li, Ali A. Aghdassi et al.
    Pages 29-62
  7. Zhuan Liao, Zhao-Shen Li, David N. Cooper, Claude Férec, Jian-Min Chen
    Pages 63-77
  8. Xin-Ying Tang, An-Jing Zhao, Jin Yu, Jin-Huan Lin, Wen-Bin Zou, Zhuan Liao et al.
    Pages 79-118
  9. Yang-Yang Qian, Zhuan Liao, Zhao-Shen Li
    Pages 119-123
  10. Boon Eu Andrew Kwek, Tiing Leong Ang, Amit Maydeo
    Pages 125-136
  11. Sui-Zhi Gao, Gang Jin
    Pages 137-140
  12. Atsushi Masamune, Atsushi Kanno, Tooru Shimosegawa, Prachand Issarapu, Sumit Paliwal, Seema Bhaskar et al.
    Pages 141-177
  13. Xiang-Yu Kong, Ke-Ping Xie
    Pages 179-190
  14. Jin-Huan Lin, Liang-Hao Hu, Jia-Yun Chen, Wen-Bin Zou, Zhuan Liao, Zhao-Shen Li
    Pages 191-203
  15. Back Matter
    Pages 205-207

About this book


This book is a concise guide to the clinical diagnosis and management of chronic pancreatitis, presenting the latest research into the disease. It focuses on pathogenesis, epidemiology, genetics, diagnosis, endoscopic and surgical treatment, and prognosis. It also offers comprehensive descriptions of 4 diagnostic methods and discusses the contemporary management of chronic pancreatitis, including conservative, ESWL, interventional and surgical treatments. The final chapter includes 6 typical case presentations, which taken together provide a standard description of this condition.


Case presentations Endoscopic treatment Hereditary pancreatitis Pancreatic cancer Pancreatic fibrosis

Editors and affiliations

  • Zhao-Shen Li
    • 1
  • Zhuan Liao
    • 2
  • Jian-Min Chen
    • 3
  • Claude Férec
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of GastroenterologyChanghai HospitalShanghaiChina
  2. 2.Changhai Hospital, Department of GastroenterologyShanghaiChina
  3. 3.INSERMBrestFrance
  4. 4.INSERM UMR 1078BrestFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. and Shanghai Scientific and Technical Publishers 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-4513-4
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-4515-8
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Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Internal Medicine & Dermatology