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Hyperlipidemic pancreatitis in pregnancy: a case report and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2184813     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of pancreatitis associated with type I primary hyperlipoproteinemia in pregnancy is reported, with a review of the literature. There have been 11 cases of hyperlipidemic pancreatitis during pregnancy reported in the English literature since 1956. This case is the first report of adult respiratory distress syndrome complicating hyperlipidemic pancreatitis in pregnancy. Guidelines for prevention and management of this rare disorder are presented.
Authors:
B M Nies; R J Dreiss
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of perinatology     Volume:  7     ISSN:  0735-1631     ISO Abbreviation:  Am J Perinatol     Publication Date:  1990 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1990-06-06     Completed Date:  1990-06-06     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8405212     Medline TA:  Am J Perinatol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  166-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Female
Humans
Hyperlipoproteinemias / complications*,  diagnosis,  therapy
Pancreatic Pseudocyst / etiology
Pancreatitis / complications*,  diagnosis,  therapy
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Complications / therapy*
Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Adult / therapy

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