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Chronic pancreatitis: a complication of sarcoidosis?
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8944378     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Gastrointestinal localizations of sarcoidosis are rare. A total of 14 cases of pancreatic involvement in sarcoidosis has been reported previously. We report here a case of late onset idiopathic chronic pancreatitis diagnosed at the same time as sarcoidosis with liver, colonic, renal, mediastinal and neurologic involvement in a 56-year-old man. This case further suggests a possible relationship between idiopathic chronic pancreatitis and multisystem diseases.
A Boruchowicz; E Hachulla; A Cortot; J C Paris; J F Colombel
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of gastroenterology & hepatology     Volume:  8     ISSN:  0954-691X     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol     Publication Date:  1996 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-03-06     Completed Date:  1997-03-06     Revised Date:  2009-10-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9000874     Medline TA:  Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1125-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Gastroenterology Department, Centre Hospitalier de Valenciennes, France.
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MeSH Terms
Age of Onset
Chronic Disease
Diagnosis, Differential
Middle Aged
Pancreatitis / complications*,  diagnosis,  immunology
Sarcoidosis / complications*,  diagnosis,  immunology

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