Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Pancreas Inflamed Evaluation

Evaluation of pancreatitis begins with a careful history and physical examination.

Physical findings in someone with pancreatitis may include:

Testing is required to make the diagnosis of pancreatitis.

Tests that may be used to evaluate pancreatitis include:

Additional tests that may be used to evaluate pancreatitis include:

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Last Updated: Jan 3, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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