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Painless pancreatitis: a rare manifestation of leptospirosis.
J Assoc Physicians India. 2002 Oct; 50:1318-9.JA

Abstract

A rare case of painless pancreatitis caused by Leptospira is reported. The patient presented clinically with features of paralytic ileus and renal failure. Hyperamylasemia was persistent inspite of recovery of renal function. The patient recovered on treatment with penicillin and serum amylase returned to normal in three months.

Authors+Show Affiliations

Department of Medicine, Kasturba Medical College Hospital, Attavar, Mangalore.No affiliation info available

Pub Type(s)

Case Reports
Journal Article

Language

eng

PubMed ID

12568222

Citation

Pai, N D., and Prabha Adhikari. "Painless Pancreatitis: a Rare Manifestation of Leptospirosis." The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India, vol. 50, 2002, pp. 1318-9.
Pai ND, Adhikari P. Painless pancreatitis: a rare manifestation of leptospirosis. J Assoc Physicians India. 2002;50:1318-9.
Pai, N. D., & Adhikari, P. (2002). Painless pancreatitis: a rare manifestation of leptospirosis. The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India, 50, 1318-9.
Pai ND, Adhikari P. Painless Pancreatitis: a Rare Manifestation of Leptospirosis. J Assoc Physicians India. 2002;50:1318-9. PubMed PMID: 12568222.
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