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Concomitant ascariasis as a factor in reducing the quality of life of patients with chronic pancreatitis.

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Summary of "Concomitant ascariasis as a factor in reducing the quality of life of patients with chronic pancreatitis."

Inroduction: The urgency of the problem of chronic pancreatitis is increasing due to the fact that in 70.0% - 90.0% of cases of diseases of the digestive system are accompanied by pathology of other organs and systems, also including helminthiasis, especially ascariasis. The aim: to study and compare the quality of life of patients with chronic pancreatitis in regarding to patients with comorbidity of chronic pancreatitis and ascariasis.

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Name: Wiadomosci lekarskie (Warsaw, Poland : 1960)
ISSN: 0043-5147
Pages: 1250-1253

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