Acute pancreatitis in aging animals: Loss of pancreatitis-associated protein protection? Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antigens, Neoplasm
  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • Lectins, C-Type
  • Pancreatitis
  • Taurocholic Acid

abstract

  • In older animals, there is depressed PAP expression related to a blunted inflammatory response in AP which is associated with worsened bacterial infiltration and higher C-reactive protein level; this may explain the more aggressive clinical course.

publication date

  • July 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3396190

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3748/wjg.v18.i26.3379

PubMed ID

  • 22807607

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3379

end page

  • 88

volume

  • 18

number

  • 26