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Three different heredity scenarios can be considered: previously established genetic syndromes, hereditary chronic pancreatitis and familial exocrine pancreatic cancer (two or more pancreatic cancer cases in first-degree relatives) [2].
Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) can result from various pancreatic pathologies either acquired such as chronic pancreatitis, or genetically determined such as cystic fibrosis.
Human pancreatic exocrine response to nutrients in health and disease.
Then, the present study was to describe the morphological characteristics of the liver and the intrahepatic exocrine pancreas in Astyanax altiparanae.
Protease-specific suppression of pancreatic exocrine secretion.
The results were categorized according to an established cutoff for exocrine pancreatic insufficiency of <200 [micro]g elastase 1/g stool (13).
It is characterized by chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, exocrine pancreatic insufficiency, and abnormally high sweat electrolytes.
Inorganic mercury has been shown to accumulate in exocrine glands, and saliva is also one excretion pathway for inorganic mercury (Joselow 1968).
This might be expected, given that both enzymes originate from acinar cells of the exocrine pancreas and have roughly the same molecular weight (54-62 kDa and 46-56 kDa, respectively).
SUMMARY: Liver samples of Oreochromis niloticus cultivated in floating net cages were fixed lor histological and ultrastructural studies with the objective of describing the hepatic parenchymal structure and the intrahepatic exocrine pancreatic tissue.
Exocrine (pronounced EX-o-krin) cells are part of the exocrine system and produce the digestive juices.
The companies are to collaborate in the development of new products for enzyme replacement therapy for patients suffering from pancreatic exocrine insufficiency.
Sjogren's syndrome is a chronic autoimmune disorder that manifests as a lymphocytic infiltration of the exocrine glands, particularly the salivary and lacrimal glands.
EPI or Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency is a condition especially found in German shepherds.