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  1. Pancreatic fistula

    A pancreatic fistula is an abnormal communication between the pancreas and other organs due to leakage of pancreatic secretions from damaged pancreatic ducts. An external pancreatic fistula is one that communicates with the skin, and is also known as a pancreaticocutaneous fistula, whereas an internal pancreatic fistula communicates with other internal organs or spaces. Pancreatic fistulas can be caused by pancreatic disease, trauma, or surgery.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Pancreatic Fistula

    Abnormal passage communicating with the PANCREAS.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pancreatic fistula in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pancreatic fistula in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  • الناسور البنكرياسArabic

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