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Table 4 Etiology of chronic pancreatitis

From: A proposal for a new clinical classification of chronic pancreatitis

Etiology of chronic pancreatitis
▪alcohol
▪idiopathic (unknown origin)
▪hereditary
▪autoimmune or in combination with specific diseases (Crohn's, PBC)
▪tropical
▪cystic fibrosis
▪obstructive (pancreatic duct)
▪drugs