Article Text

Download PDFPDF

Pancreatitis and the pill
  1. I. P. F. Mungall,
  2. R. V. Hague


    An association between acute relapsing pancreatitis and the contraceptive pill has recently been suggested (Bank and Marks, 1970; Davidoff, Tishler and Rosoff, 1973). We wish to report a further case of acute pancreatitis in a patient taking the pill. In contrast to previous cases the serum lipids were normal and the pancreatitis was severe and ultimately fatal.

    Statistics from

    Request Permissions

    If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.