TITLE

Predicting the Severity of Acute Pancreatitis: Is It Time to Concentrate on the Hematocrit?

AUTHOR(S)
Baron, Todd H.
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul2001, Vol. 96 Issue 7, p1960
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a study that evaluates hemoconcentration upon hospital admission as a potential marker of clinically severe and necrotizing pancreatitis. Background on studies about hemoconcentration; Usefulness of hemoconcentration as a potential marker for severe pancreatitis; Absence of hemoconcentration in patients.
ACCESSION #
17627658

 

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