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The diagnosis of acute pancreatitis is often reasonably straightforward. The doctor will talk to you, examine you and take some blood tests. Learn more about a pancreatitis diagnosis here.
There are a range of treatments which may be recommended, depending on the cause of the pancreatitis and the person’s condition. Read about them here.