THOMAS C. JALESKI, M.D., F.A.C.P.
The purpose of this paper is to report two cases of pancreatic lithiasis, each of which presents different aspects of the same clinical syndrome. The first case is an alcoholic who showed early disturbance in the sugar metabolism, yet the pancreatic disease had not presented a serious threat to life. The second case succumbed to progressive disease of the pancreas, yet she was not an alcoholic and developed no serious disturbance in sugar metabolism until a few days before death.
Case 1. (Mrs. A. B.) The patient, a 54 year old white female, had been seen at frequent
JALESKI TC. PANCREATIC LITHIASIS1. Ann Intern Med. ;20:940–947. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-20-6-940
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1944;20(6):940-947.
Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Pancreatic Disease.
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