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T Chantarojanasiri, H Isayama, Y Nakai, S Matsubara, N Yamamoto, N Takahara, S Mizuno, T Hamada, H Kogure and K Koike
Abstract
Groove pancreatitis (GP) is an uncommon disease involving the pancreaticoduodenal area. Possible pathogenesis includes obstructive pancreatitis in the duct of Santorini and impaired communication with the duct of Wirsung, minor papilla stenosis, and leakage causing inflammation. Limited data regarding endoscopic treatment have been published.
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Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, Johann Georg Wirsung, Minor duodenal papilla, Endoscopy, Duodenum, Pancreatic duct, Accessory pancreatic duct
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