Causes of pancreatitis (mnemonic)

Dr Vikas Shah and Dr Henry Knipe et al.

A catchy and early learnt mnemonic for recalling some of the causes of pancreatitis is:

  • I GET SMASHED

Mnemonic

The first four letters also represent the most common causes of pancreatitis.

Pancreatic pathology

Article information

rID: 22915
Section: Mnemonics
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • I GET SMASHED (mnemonic)
  • GET SMASHED (mnemonic)
  • Causes of acute pancreatitis (mnemonic)

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