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Accessory Pancreas


Presentation

  • Never before has such a history of the pancreas been presented. From antiquity until today, "rediscovery", translation and sequential presentation, in step with cultural changes in society, make this a unique contribution.[books.google.com]
  • The documents contained in this web site are presented for information purposes only. The material is in no way intended to replace professional medical care by a qualified specialist and should not be used as a basis for diagnosis or treatment.[orpha.net]
  • Keranov Abstract Aim: Duplication of the extrahepatic bile ducts, accessory hepatic lobe, accessory pancreas, aberrant or accessory blood vessels in hepatoduodenal ligament are rare congenital malformations and the purpose of the present study.Materials[press.mu-varna.bg]
  • Pancreatic tissue is present outside its normal location. Heterotopic (ectopic) pancreas, which is incidentally f ound in 2% of all routine postmortem examinations.[surgical-pathology.com]
Amyloidosis
  • Alpha-mannosidosis Alport syndrome Alternating hemiplegia Alzheimer's disease Amaurosis Amblyopia Ambras syndrome Amelogenesis imperfecta Amenorrhea American trypanosomiasis Amoebiasis Amyloidosis Amyotrophic lateral...[the-medical-dictionary.com]
Dysostosis
  • Acheiropodia Achondrogenesis Achondrogenesis type 1A Achondrogenesis type 1B Achondroplasia Achondroplastic dwarfism Achromatopsia Acid maltase deficiency Ackerman syndrome Acne Acne rosacea Acoustic neuroma Acquired ichthyosis Acquired syphilis Acrofacial dysostosis[the-medical-dictionary.com]
Dyspnea
  • Symptoms that may be important in relation to pancreatic disorders are pruritus, abdominal pain, dyspnea, nausea, and vomiting. The functional assessment includes data about the patient’s dietary habits and use of alcohol.[en.wikipedia.org]
  • The symptoms that could be linked to disorders of the pancreas are pruritus, abdominal pains, nausea, dyspnea & vomiting. The patient should also be able to control his dietary habits & alcohol consumption.[signssymptoms.org]
Tachypnea
  • Vital signs may disclose low-grade fever, tachypnea, tachycardia, and hypotension. Inspect the skin for jaundice. Assess the abdomen for distention, tenderness, discoloration, and diminished bowel sounds.[en.wikipedia.org]
Tachycardia
  • Vital signs may disclose low-grade fever, tachypnea, tachycardia, and hypotension. Inspect the skin for jaundice. Assess the abdomen for distention, tenderness, discoloration, and diminished bowel sounds.[en.wikipedia.org]
Hypotension
  • Vital signs may disclose low-grade fever, tachypnea, tachycardia, and hypotension. Inspect the skin for jaundice. Assess the abdomen for distention, tenderness, discoloration, and diminished bowel sounds.[en.wikipedia.org]
Aniridia
  • Angelman syndrome Anguillulosis Aniridia Anisakiasis Ankylosing spondylitis Ankylostomiasis Annular pancreas Anorchidism Anorexia nervosa Anosmia Anotia Anthophobia Anthrax disease Antiphospholipid syndrome Antisocial personality...[the-medical-dictionary.com]
Dermatitis
  • Ascariasis Aseptic meningitis Asherman's syndrome Aspartylglycosaminuria Aspergillosis Asphyxia neonatorum Asthenia Asthenia Asthenophobia Asthma Astrocytoma Ataxia telangiectasia Atelectasis Atelosteogenesis, type II Atherosclerosis Athetosis Atopic Dermatitis[the-medical-dictionary.com]
Alopecia
  • Albuminurophobia Alcaptonuria Alcohol fetopathy Alcoholic hepatitis Alcoholic liver cirrhosis Alektorophobia Alexander disease Alien hand syndrome Alkaptonuria Alliumphobia Alopecia Alopecia areata Alopecia totalis Alopecia universalis Alpers disease[the-medical-dictionary.com]
Neglect
  • A benchmark volume, Toxicology of the Pancreas pulls together information in this neglected area of toxicological research and highlights fundamental research performed in the last ten years.[books.google.com]
Aerophobia
  • Adie syndrome Adrenal incidentaloma Adrenal insufficiency Adrenocortical carcinoma Adrenogenital syndrome Adrenoleukodystrophy Aerophobia Agoraphobia Agrizoophobia Agyrophobia Aicardi syndrome Aichmophobia AIDS AIDS Dementia Complex Ainhum Albinism Albright's[the-medical-dictionary.com]
Apraxia
  • Anton's syndrome Aortic aneurysm Aortic coarctation Aortic dissection Aortic valve stenosis Apert syndrome Aphthous stomatitis Apiphobia Aplastic anemia Appendicitis Apraxia Arachnoiditis Argininosuccinate...[the-medical-dictionary.com]

Treatment

  • Treatment of accessory pancreas depends on the location and extent of the injured tissue. Surgery may be an option, or some physicians order prophylactic antibiotics.[en.wikipedia.org]
  • The material is in no way intended to replace professional medical care by a qualified specialist and should not be used as a basis for diagnosis or treatment.[orpha.net]
  • الصفحة 142 - Early ERCP and papillotomy compared with conservative treatment for acute biliary pancreatitis. The German Study Group on Acute Biliary Pancreatitis. N Engl J Med 1997; 336: 237-42. ‏[books.google.com]
  • Treatment of Noncancerous Pancreatic Disorders The treatment of pancreatic disorders depends on the type and severity of the disorder.[nyp.org]

Prognosis

  • The increased incidence of pancreatic cancer in the Western world and its grave prognosis has resulted in an urgency for research in this area.[books.google.com]
  • Treatment and prognosis Laparoscopic wedge resection is usually successful in removing the ectopic tissue, although its success is dependent on the location.[radiopaedia.org]
  • Acute pancreatitis: Value of CT in establishing prognosis. Radiology. 1990;174:331-336. Banks PA. Infected necrosis: Morbidity and therapeutic consequences. Hepatogastoenterology. 1991;38:116-119. Leung TK, Lee CM, Lin SY, et al.[appliedradiology.com]

Etiology

  • Etiology The anomaly is caused by migration of pancreatic cells during embryogenesis. Last updated: 4/22/2009[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]
  • Etiology The anomaly is caused by migration of pancreatic cells during embryogenesis. The documents contained in this web site are presented for information purposes only.[orpha.net]
  • The etiology for acute pancreatitis includes gallstones (40%), alcohol abuse (30%-35%), andidiopathic causes (20%).[appliedradiology.com]
  • Etiologic factors include: metabolic disturbances genetic mutations mechanical trauma vasculopathies infections The best course of treatment is to eliminate the underlying cause and limit the extent of the inflammation as quickly as possible.[kenhub.com]
  • Babbitt DP, Starshak RJ, Clement AR (1973) Choledochal cyst: a concept of etiology. Am J Rentgenol 199: 57 Google Scholar 22.[link.springer.com]

Epidemiology

  • Epidemiology Prevalence is unknown and only a few cases have been reported in the literature so far. Etiology The anomaly is caused by migration of pancreatic cells during embryogenesis. Last updated: 4/22/2009[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]
  • ORPHA:674 Synonym(s): - Prevalence: Inheritance: Not applicable Age of onset: Infancy , Neonatal ICD-10: Q45.3 OMIM: - UMLS: C0266268 MeSH: C536003 GARD: 454 MedDRA: - Summary Epidemiology Prevalence is unknown and only a few cases have been reported[orpha.net]
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Prevention

  • Hospital for Sick Children Health A-Z Search a complete list of child health articles expand_more View All Drug A-Z Search a list of articles about medications expand_more View All Learning Hubs Browse a complete list of content groups Healthy Living & Prevention[aboutkidshealth.ca]
  • […] the common bile duct prevents reflux of pancreatic juices into the common bile duct).[emedicine.medscape.com]
  • Get Rid of Gallstones Naturally One of the main home remedies that you need to follow to prevent gallstones is a healthy lifestyle. You need to maintain a healthy body weight to prevent gallstones.[flandershealth.us]
  • The release of small masses of food at a time improves the digestive efficiency of the intestines, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas and prevents undigested food from making its way into feces.[innerbody.com]
  • Both conservative treatment and follow-up or removal of HP to prevent future complications is the recommended treatment options. Resection of the ectopic rest is advisable when the condition is encountered coincidentally during the operation.[tropicalgastro.com]

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