Acute Pancreatitis: Conservative Attitude, Expectant Vigilance

  • Borges d’Almeida
Conference paper


Few pathological conditions are the cause of so much controversy as acute pancreatitis (AP). From definition through diagnosis of extent and severity of the lesions to medical and surgical staging and priorities, lack of precision frequently adds to the confusion and reduces the value of the conclusions.


Acute Pancreatitis Acute Pancreatitis Early Surgery Serum Amylase White Cell Count 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1982

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  • Borges d’Almeida

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