On demand pancreatic stenting in chronic pancreatitis might provide good palliation of pain.

Etik D. O., Parlak E., Oguz D., Oztas E., Kacar S., ÖNDER F. O., ...More

Acta gastro-enterologica Belgica, vol.82, no.3, pp.401-406, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 82 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Journal Name: Acta gastro-enterologica Belgica
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.401-406
  • Keywords: Chronic pancreatitis, pancreatic stenting, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, ENDOSCOPIC TREATMENT, FOLLOW-UP, THERAPY, MANAGEMENT, GUIDELINES, STRICTURE
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: Yes


Background and aim : Chronic pancreatitis (CP)-related pain is a considerable problem in gastroenterology practice that frequently requires several endoscopic interventions. We aimed to investigate the efficacy of pancreatic duct stenting performed on demand, instead of at defined intervals, for the management of the CP-related pain.