ICU Protocols pp 319-326 | Cite as

Acute Pancreatitis

  • Ajay Kumar
  • Akshat Kumar


Acute pancreatitis (AP) can have significant morbidity and mortality. Outcome of AP is determined by its severity, which is, to a large extent, determined by the amount of pancreatic necrosis. Organ failure or infected necrosis is associated with adverse outcome.


Acute Pancreatitis Acute Pancreatitis Enteral Nutrition Severe Acute Pancreatitis Pancreatic Necrosis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Gastroenterology & HepatologyIndraprastha Apollo HospitalsNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Mayo ClinicRochesterUSA

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