Pancreatitis

Pancreatitis refers to inflammation involving the pancreas

It has various forms which can be classified in many many ways according to time of onset, aetiological agent or associated pathology.

Epidemiology, clinical presentation, pathology, radiographic features, therapy and prognosis are discussed in the above articles. 

See: causes of pancreatitis (mnemonic).


Pancreatic pathology
Share article

Article Information

rID: 17328
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Pancreatitis - general

Support Radiopaedia and see fewer ads

Cases and Figures

  • Drag
    Case 1: necrotising pancreatitis
    Drag here to reorder.
  • Drag
    Case 2: acute pancreatitis
    Drag here to reorder.
  • Drag
    CT upper abdomen ...
    Case 3: autoimmune pancreatitis
    Drag here to reorder.
  • Drag
    Case 4: necrotising pancreatitis
    Drag here to reorder.
  • Updating… Please wait.
    Loadinganimation

    Alert accept

    Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

    Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.