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Descriptor English:   Pancreatitis, Alcoholic 
Descriptor Spanish:   Pancreatitis Alcohólica 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Pancreatite Alcoólica 
Synonyms English:   Alcoholic Pancreatitis  
Tree Number:   C06.689.750.660
Definition English:   Acute or chronic INFLAMMATION of the PANCREAS due to excessive ALCOHOL DRINKING. Alcoholic pancreatitis usually presents as an acute episode but it is a chronic progressive disease in alcoholics. 
Indexing Annotation English:   usually chronic so do not coord with CHRONIC DISEASE
History Note English:   97 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   32941 
Unique Identifier:   D019512 

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