Optimising corticosteroid treatment for autoimmune pancreatitis

Ghazale, Amaar; Chari, Suresh T.
December 2007
Gut;Dec2007, Vol. 56 Issue 12, p1650
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the study on 42 autoimmune pancreatitis patients with 19 undergone steroid treatment. The authors aimed to determine the unfavourable events of the steroids on the subsequent disease relapse by comparing it to those without any steroid therapy. The events include the occurrence of obstructive jaundice, sclerosing cholangitis and pancreatic lesions.


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