Disease Information for Pancreatectomy

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Bulky stool
Diarrhea
Diarrhea and Weight Loss
Diarrhea, chronic
Fatty food intolerance
Fatty stools/Fecal fat /Greasy stool
Flatus/gas foul smelling
Foul stool
Stool Bulky/greasy/frothy/malodorous
Stool color/appearance abnormal
STOOL Light colored
Voluminous/liquid stool
Weight loss good appetite
Weight Loss
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Diabetic Sudden uncontrolled Hyperglycemia
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
STOOL Pancreatic elastase (PE-1) low/ abnormal (labs)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Insulin C-Peptide type, serum (Lab)
Insulin level (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Postprandial Glucose
STOOL Fat Sudan stain
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
TEST/Glucose intolerance/GTT abnormal
TEST/Secretin stimulation abnormal
TEST/Secretin-Pancreozymin Abnormal
X-RAY With contrast
SBS/Malabsorption pattern, intestinal (Xray)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Hyperglycemia
Malabsorption/Steatorrhea syndrome
Obstruction/Cysterna/Thoracic duct
Pancreatic insufficiency
Steatorrhea
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Pancreas/accessory (category)
CLASS/Pancreas/parenchyma disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Fat Malabsorption
Pathophysiology/Fat soluble Vitamin Malabsorption
Pathophysiology/Lipase Function Deficiency
Pathophysiology/Malabsorption
Process
PROCESS/Surgery (ex)
PROCESS/Surgical procedure/complication (category)
Definition

Surgical removal of the pancreas. (Dorland, 28th ed)

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