Know more about Chronic Pancreatitis | Dr. Pankaj Sonar (Bengali)
Liver Transplant & HPB Surgery/Kolkata
Chronic Pancreatitis is a continuing long-term inflammatory process of the pancreas that alters the organ’s normal structure and functioning, eventually impairing the ability to digest food and produce pancreatic hormones. It has various causes, including gallstones, heavy alcohol use, smoking, tobacco use, etc. The common symptoms include abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting and its treatment usually requires hospitalization.
Elaborating further upon Chronic Pancreatitis is Dr. Pankaj Sonar, Consultant – Liver Transplant and GI Surgery at Rabindranath Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Kolkata.