TO STUDY THE RISK FACTORS ETIOLOGY OF ACUTE PANCREATITIS

Authors

  • Devendra Singh Department of Surgery, RUHS Medical College and Hospital, Jaipur
  • Ravindra Singh Department of Surgery, RNT Medical College and Maharana Bhupal Govt. Hospital, Udaipur

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.32553/ijmbs.v5i9.2173

Keywords:

Risk factor, Pancreatitis, Gall sone

Abstract

Background: The most important aetiological factors for acute pancreatitis are either biliary tract stone disease or alcohol, which account for approximately 75-80% of all cases of acute pancreatitis

Methods: This study was conducted in the department of surgery, RNT Medical College and Maharana Bhupal Govt. Hospital, Udaipur. A total of 35 cases of acute pancreatitis were studied

Results: In our study of 35 cases of acute pancreatitis, 14(40%) patient had alcoholic pancreatitis, while 13(37.2%) patient had gall stone pancreatitis. In 8(22.8%) patient cause was undetected.

Conclusion: Alcohol abuse and gall stones were main etiological factors with almost equal frequency.

Keywords: Risk factor, Pancreatitis, Gall sone

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Published

2021-09-05

How to Cite

Singh, D. ., & Singh, R. . (2021). TO STUDY THE RISK FACTORS ETIOLOGY OF ACUTE PANCREATITIS . International Journal of Medical and Biomedical Studies, 5(9). https://doi.org/10.32553/ijmbs.v5i9.2173

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