An email from a patient……
“Dear Dr Whitcomb. i am 15 years old and i have hereditary pancreatitis. You tested my family of it. And my dads side of the family was posoitive of it, my father, his father and my past uncle have it that i know of. Im doing an informative research paper about it and would like to get a history and present condiction of this condiction. If you are not able to do it yourself i understand, but if you know anyone that can help me i would greatly appreciate it. Thank you”
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Published Stories about Hereditary Pancreatitis, Genetics and Pancreatitis
- Hereditary Pancreatitis: A Memorial Day to Remember. (PittMed)
- Obesity, fatty acids and acute pancreatitis: Unsaturated Solution (PittMed_2012)
- Genetics and alcohol-relaed pancreatitis: Test my blood: I am not a drinker (PittMed_2008)
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