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What type of Doctor Specializes in Pancreatitis?

Posted 26 Jul 2010 by sporter669 3 answers

I just found out that my husband has Pancreatitis, he was in the hospital for 4 days, however they didn't refer him to any specialist, they just said to follow up with his primary physician. I know that there has to be a Doctor that specializes in this, does anyone know?

Pancreatitis - what Happens When The Pancreas Is Calcified?

Posted 8 Nov 2013 by RubyBlue 3 answers

I am a 54 yr old woman who was first diagnosed with pancreatitis over 20 yrs ago. I had been drinking heavily for 10 yrs when I had first attack which hospitalized me for 9 days. The pain was without doubt the most excruciating I have ever felt. Yes, I was advised not to drink... and no, I ignored ...

I was hospitalized with pancreatitis about 6 months ago. I had been getting more and more...

Posted 7 Mar 2018 by rdanforth 1 answer

... fatigued leading up to that. I'm better but still am easily fatigued. I'm always hungry and gain weight a lot easier. The doctor tells me I have chronic pancreatitis, I take Creon but It seams like stuff doesn't move through like it should. Will I ever get back to 100%? Also I ...

Saxenda, worried about the black box warning!?

Posted 24 Mar 2018 by Linder0808 1 answer

So I'm thinking about li it starting saxenda next week but I'm really concerned about the black box warning! All these warnings about thyroid cancer and pancreatitis have me hesitant to start the medication. Anyone have any of those or heard of anyone having those adverse effects while ...

How long does Creon take to work?

Posted 21 Feb 2018 by Hrogers91 1 answer

I’m a 26 year old male with pancreatitis, I’ve just been prescribed Creon, 25000 with snacks and 50000 with meals. I’ve been having diarrhea for over a year now. Will this help?

Hi. I had an acute pancreatitis attack 6 months ago and have not yet fully recovered. I developed?

Posted 12 Jan 2018 by Cdmacp 0 answers

... pseudocysts on my pancreas. I have had an ERCP and had my gall bladder removed. Just had another cat scan and do not have the results yet. I am completely exhausted, have lost my hair and am having some cognitive difficulties. Just wondering if anyone else out there has experienced these ...

Creon - how long a patient Should take Creon?

Posted 29 Dec 2017 by sain 0 answers

My husband just begin to take this enzyme.He is suffering from chronic calcific pancreatitis. Now it results EPI

Hello, I have chronic pancreatitis?

Posted 28 Sep 2017 by 816qwerty 3 answers

Why is so hard for me to get the pain medicine that I need they have me jumping through hoops and meanwhile I'm still in pain stressed out and I don't know what to do I so tired of going to the ER. costing me tons when I have a Dr.

I have had chronic pancreatitis since 2003, hospitalized over 14 times a year for the last 10 years?

Posted 14 Apr 2017 by kelleysandy 2 answers

... my question has anyone had a complete total pancreatectomy? if so what can i expect during and after ( quality of life life expectancy etc)

Viberzi Rx is exellent for qualified patients; No heavy social drinking and no gallbladder........

Posted 11 May 2017 by 64right1 0 answers

... patients. Why is anyone that has gallbladder issue or not having it (removed) being prescribed this and then complaining? It is very clear; do not take this if you have gallbladder or pancreatitis issues and notes to be aware of liver and not to drink. So, if you are heavy drinker or have no ...

Will I have to live with CP pain the rest of my life?

Posted 6 Feb 2017 by qsilver 2 answers

I was diagnosed with Chronic Pancreatitis in December 2016 after 4 months of pain and tests. At the Mayo Clinic in Phoenix, several stones were removed from my pancreatic duct and a stent was placed. After about 6 days, I was almost pain free, my appetite returned and I began to regain a little of ...

Naltrexone - Anyone with information on LDN for autoimmune hemolytic anemia and pancreatitis ?

Posted 29 Mar 2017 by Suzanne-9 0 answers

am 63 years old and have had lyme symptoms since around puberty which had morphed into lupus a decade or more ago but have finally been DX'd. If anyone with info into this would respond,I would greatly appreciate the knowledge. Thank you in advance,

Has Victoza been proven to cause cancer or pancreatitis ?

Posted 1 Apr 2017 by Mommasun68 0 answers

Just been reading about the side effect of Victoza. My doctor seems to think it's safe regardless of the side effects being a possibility of some cancers. I have been treated for cancer in the past and was wondering if it increases the risk. Would Tresiba be a safer choice?

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