Pancreatitis can affect all the organ systems of the body (brain, heart, lungs, kidneys, circulation, digestion, and the immune and musculoskeletal system). The degree and extent of organ involvement will be increased with the severity of the illness.


Stomach pains and nausea

Cause of disease

The function of the pancreas

Pancreatitis can be caused by several things

About the course of disease


Course of treatment and complications

Chronic inflammation of the pancreas

If alcohol is the cause for your pancreatitis

If gallstones is the cause of your pancreatitis

About the treatment

The treatment will be dictated by the symptoms and is intended to support the afflicted organs in order to hereby prevent complications.

Drink plenty of fluids

Let us know if you are in pain or nauseas

Be physically active

Prevent pneumonia

Prevent constipation

Nutrition is part of the treatment

Daily controls

Discharge from the hospital


You may always contact us

If you have practical questions before your surgery, you can contact our secretariat between 9.00 am and 2.00 pm at phone 7842 6285.

If you have questions in relation to your surgery after you are discharged, you can contact Surgical Ward 1 at phone 7842 6277.

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