Diseases of the pancreas

Alisa P. Young, Maria Syl D. De La, Mack T. Ruffin

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Pancreatic disease causes significant health issues ranging from pancreatitis and pancreatic cysts to cancer. To reduce this burden, family physicians need a systematic approach to evaluation and treatment.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFamily Medicine
Subtitle of host publicationPrinciples and Practice
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages10
ISBN (Electronic)9783319044149
ISBN (Print)9783319044132
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2016


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Medicine(all)

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Young, A. P., De La, M. S. D., & Ruffin, M. T. (2016). Diseases of the pancreas. In Family Medicine: Principles and Practice (pp. 1157-1166). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-04414-9_96