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Pancreatitis is a condition where the pancreas, an organ in your abdomen, becomes inflamed. The pancreas plays a crucial role in digestion by producing enzymes that help break down food and hormones that regulate blood sugar.

When the pancreas becomes inflamed, it can cause pain and swelling in the abdomen. This inflammation can be acute, meaning it occurs suddenly and lasts for a short time, or it can be chronic, which means it persists over a longer period.

Acute pancreatitis is often linked to factors like gallstones or heavy alcohol consumption. Chronic pancreatitis may result from long-term alcohol abuse, certain genetic conditions, or repeated episodes of acute pancreatitis.

Symptoms of pancreatitis can include abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and fever. Treatment may involve hospitalization, pain management, addressing the underlying cause, and making dietary changes.

If you suspect you have pancreatitis or experience severe abdominal pain, it's essential to seek medical attention promptly for diagnosis and appropriate care.

Who will performing the procedure?


Dr Madhavi Kasi

Dr Madhavi Kasi is expert in general medicine and gastroenterology. MBBS, MRCP, FRACP

If you have any questions or concerns, Please talk to us at Chermside Specialists (22 Corrie St
Chermside QLD 4032) on 07 3505 6425 to find out more.