Autoimmune pancreatitis - An uncommon type of chronic pancreatitis

Academic Article


  • Autoimmune pancreatitis is a recently recognized clinical entity characterized by narrow strictured main pancreatic duct on ERCP, diffusely enlarged sausage-shaped pancreas on CT scan and MRI, seropositivity for antinuclear antibodies, hypergammaglobulinemia, and excellent response to steroids. We report a 25-year-old man and a 53-year-old man with this condition.
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  • Ramachandran J; Chacko A; Peter S; Mathews J; Govil S
  • Start Page

  • 181
  • End Page

  • 183
  • Volume

  • 23
  • Issue

  • 5