We use our own and third party cookies to offer you our services, customize and analyze your browsing and show you advertising related to your preferences. By continuing to browse, we consider that you accept its use. You can change the settings and get more information in the
Admissions for acute pancreatitis in the Hospital Clínic Gastroenterology Service have been variable over the last 3 years. In 2016, more than 150 people were treated for this disease, in 2017 almost 200 and in 2018 it was less than 100.
Registered cases of acute pancreatitis at the Hospital Clínic during these 3 years were 250, almost 300 and just over 150, respectively. These figures include both admissions for acute pancreatitis and acute pancreatitis developing during a hospital admission for another illness.
Annual cases in 2018
Cases admitted in 2018
Hospital Clínic has a multidisciplinary team with expertise in pancreatic disease, including specialists in gastroenterology, endoscopy, radiology and pathological anatomy. It has an intensive care unit for severe cases. This core of work has advanced diagnostic and therapeutic technology for the care of patients with this disease.
Hospital Clínic is a reference area for the analysis of genetic factors associated with the development of pancreatitis. The Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Service offers the possibility of studying mutations in susceptibility genes (CFTR, SPINK1 and PRSS1). A wider panel of genes is also covered by massive sequencing (Next Generation Sequencing).
We are sorry, we are working to improve PortalCLÍNIC. Help us become better, tell us why
Thanks for your help!
An error has occurred and we were unable to send your opinion, please try again later.
The donations that can be done through this webpage are exclusively for the benefit of Hospital Clínic of Barcelona through Fundació Clínic per a la Recerca Biomèdica and not for BBVA Foundation, entity that collaborates with the project of PortalClínic.
Receive the latest updates related to this content.
Thank you for subscribing!
If this is the first time you subscribe you will receive a confirmation email, check your inbox
An error occurred and we were unable to send your data, please try again later.
Subscribe to the Newsletter of Clínic
Receive the latest news from our institution directly to your email.
Thanks for your subscription!
We have received your information. Check your inbox, in a few moments you will receive a confirmation email.
An error has occurred and we have not been able to send your data, please try again later.
More about assistance and health
Join our job pool
Hospital Clínic de Barcelona looks for talented professionals to cover job openings on a regular basis.