How does pancreatitis develop in pediatric HIV infection?

Updated: Mar 05, 2020
  • Author: Delia M Rivera, MD; Chief Editor: Russell W Steele, MD  more...
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Pancreatitis can develop from medication, ascending infection, or the HIV infection itself. Amylase and lipase levels should be monitored in patients at risk for pancreatitis with abdominal complaints.


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