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Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency

"Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A malabsorption condition resulting from greater than 10% reduction in the secretion of pancreatic digestive enzymes (LIPASE; PROTEASES; and AMYLASE) by the EXOCRINE PANCREAS into the DUODENUM. This condition is often associated with CYSTIC FIBROSIS and with chronic PANCREATITIS.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 46 publications over 21 distinct years, with a maximum of 7 publications in 2011
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.