Dig Liver Dis 2021 Mar 20. Epub 2021 Mar 20.
Department of Gastroenterology, Digestive Endoscopy Center, Changhai Hospital, Naval Medical University, 168 Changhai Road, Shanghai 200433, China; Shanghai Institute of Pancreatic Diseases, 168 Changhai Road, Shanghai 200433, China. Electronic address:
Background: The relationship between chronic pancreatitis (CP) and acute pancreatitis (AP) is complex and not well understood. CP could be preceded by antecedent episodes of AP.
Aims: The aim of this study was to explore both genetic and environmental factors associated with AP episodes before the diagnosis of CP. Read More