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Only very heavy alcohol consumption and cigarette smoking appears to raise a person's risk for chronic pancreatitis, according to a new study.
- Therapy is medically-necessary for thousands of patients with exocrine pancreatic insufficiency due to cystic fibrosis or other conditions - MARIETTA, Ga., May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that the U.S.
An herb recently found to kill pancreatic cancer cells also appears to inhibit development of pancreatic cancer as a result of its anti-inflammatory properties, according to researchers from the Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson.
Anti-oxidant supplements can effectively relieve pain in patients with chronic pancreatitis, researchers in India say.
Antioxidant supplementation was found to be effective in relieving pain and reducing levels of oxidative stress in patients with chronic pancreatitis.
Altus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ALTU) announced today that the Trizytek( TM) (liprotamase) Phase 3 efficacy study results will be presented at oral and poster sessions at the 2008 North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference (NACFC) in Orlando, FL on October 23 and 24.
By Herrmann, Ken Eckel, Florian; Schmidt, Stefan; Scheidhauer, Klemens; Krause, Bernd Joachim; Kleeff, Joerg; Schuster, Tibor; Wester, Hans- Juergen; Friess, Helmut; Schmid, Roland M; Schwaiger, Markus; Buck, Andreas K We have determined the ability of PET with the thymidine analog 3'-deoxy-3'-^sup 18^F-fluorothymidine (FLT) to detect pancreatic cancer and to differentiate malignant from benign pancreatic lesions.
By Fuentes-Orozco, Clotilde Cervantes-Guevara, Gabino; Mucino- Hernandez, Ivette; Lopez-Ortega, Alejandro; Ambriz-Gonzalez, Gabriela; Gutierrez-de-la-Rosa, Jose Luis; Gomez-Herrera, Efrain; Hermosillo-Sandoval, Jose Manuel; Gonzalez-Ojeda, Alejandro Background: The effect of parenteral GLN on recovery from severe acute pancreatitis has not been thoroughly investigated.
By Kim, Tad Grobmyer, Stephen R; Dixon, Lisa R; Hochwald, Steven N We present an interesting case of a 62-year-old woman with a 3- month history of vague, left-sided abdominal pain. CT imaging revealed a hypodense lesion in the tail of the pancreas.
Altus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ALTU) announced today that its Phase 3 efficacy trial of Trizytek(TM) (porcine-free enzymes) in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) successfully met its primary endpoint of improvement in fat absorption.
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