Is Pancreatitis Life Threatening? Center

Yes, pancreatitis is a life threatening condition if left untreated. Severe recurrent pancreatitis may cause blood and fluid loss causing life threatening conditions such as multi organ failure. The range of disease is from self-limiting to fatal, with an incidence and mortality rate that increases with age. Read more: Is Pancreatitis Life Threatening? Article


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