Case Studies | Medical Surgical | India | Volume 6 Issue 3, March 2017
Acute Pancreatitis with Preeclampsia and Eclampsia-A Diagnostic Dilemma
Nasreen Noor  | Tamkin Rabbani | Dalia Rafat
Abstract: Acute pancreatitis is a rare event in pregnancy, which can have a high maternal mortality and fetal loss. Gallstone disease is thought to be responsible for about 70 % of these cases. Here, we present two cases of acute pancreatitis with preeclampsia-eclampsia in the third trimester of pregnancy which was initially not diagnosed as pancreatitis and as a result we lost one patient. Investigation undertaken led to the diagnosis of acute pancreatitis
Keywords: Acute pancreatitis, Pregnancy induced hypertension, Pregnancy complications, Intensive care unit
Edition: Volume 6 Issue 3, March 2017,
Pages: 183 - 185
How to Cite this Article?
Nasreen Noor, Tamkin Rabbani, Dalia Rafat, "Acute Pancreatitis with Preeclampsia and Eclampsia-A Diagnostic Dilemma", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=ART20162976, Volume 6 Issue 3, March 2017, 183 - 185, #ijsrnet
How to Share this Article?
Similar Articles with Keyword 'Acute pancreatitis'
Surgical Management and Outcome of Infected Pancreatic Necrosis
A Comparison of the Ranson Score and Serum Procalcitonin for Predicting the Severity of Acute Pancreatitis