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Chronic pancreatitis
  1. Pramod Kumar Garg
  1. Correspondence to Pramod Kumar Garg, Department of gastroenterology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India; pgarg10{at}

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This is an introduction to the Gut tutorial ‘Chronic pancreatitis’ hosted on BMJ Learning-the best available learning website for medical professionals from the BMJ Group.

There have been many recent advances in the aetiopathogenesis and management of chronic pancreatitis (CP). It is now well recognised that genetic mutations play an important role in this complex disease with strong gene-environment interaction. Mutations in cationic trypsinogen (PRSS1) gene are …

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