Pancreatitis; Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Pancreatitis

Pancreatitis is a condition characterized by inflammation of the pancreas.[rx] The pancreas is a large organ behind the stomach that produces digestive enzymes and a number of hormones.[rx] There are two main types, acute pancreatitis, and chronic pancreatitis.[rx] Signs and symptoms of pancreatitis include pain in the upper abdomen, nausea, and vomiting.[rx] The pain often goes into the Read More …