Pancreatitis News

  • Pentazocine Cuts Acute Pancreatitis Pain Better Than Diclofenac In acute pancreatitis, the opioid pentazocine relieves pain better than the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) diclofenac, a randomized controlled trial from India shows.
  • Gallbladders May Be Removed Too Often Many patients with gallstones and abdominal pain don't feel better after a procedure to remove their gallbladder, and a recent study suggests this surgery may not always be necessary.

Pancreatitis Perspective

  • ENDO 2019: 5 Key Takeaways in Pediatric Endocrinology Vaneeta Bamba, MD, medical director of the Growth Center at CHOP, shares five key studies presented at this year's meeting of the Endocrine Society
  • DDW 2019 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from DDW 2019