acute pancreatitis

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Gallstone Pancreatitis

History: 56 year old man with new onset 12 hour history of abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting.  This patient went on to endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and was found to have a large obstructing gallstone in the distal common bile duct. Sphincterotomy was performed, which is a common method of treatment for gallstone pancreatitis and … Continue reading