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TP

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for EAST TIMOR.

TP

1. A former ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste. This was the code used in international transactions to and from Timor's bank accounts. The current code is TL.

2. A former ISO 3166-2 geocode for Timor-Leste. This was used as an international standard for shipping to Timor-Leste. The current code is TL.
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Distinguishing AIP from pancreatic malignancy or other forms of pancreatitis can be clinically challenging.
Acute pancreatitis necessitates hospitalization in an intensive care unit and in severe cases mortality may reach 20%.
The analysis found no increased risk of acute pancreatitis and any incretin-based therapy (Diabetes Obes.
Acute Pancreatitis poses constant challenge between physicians, and is mostly difficult to predict with clinical course and outcome.
Although the negative predictive value of lipase is very high ([greater than or equal to] 95%) for the diagnosis of acute pancreatitis (6), cases presenting with normal serum amylase and lipase have been reported, especially in association with hypertriglyceridemia, extensive pancreatic necrosis (acute fulminant or acute chronic pancreatitis), gallstone pancreatitis, and alcohol-induced pancreatitis (5, 7).
Results from studies in in vitro and in vivo models of pancreatitis suggest that DP-b99 can suppress some severe detrimental processes associated with the disease.
Living with pancreatitis can be extremely difficult and the aim of this service is to help those live with pancreatitis.
Repeated attacks of acute pancreatitis can lead to chronic pancreatitis, which increases the risk of developing pancreatic cancer - one of the top four cancer killers in the UK.
Acute pancreatitis is associated with various causal factors but a protozoon like Plasmodium has never been mentioned in past.
In patients suspected of having chronic pancreatitis or pancreatic cancer, physicians use a thin flexible scope to examine the upper digestive tract.
Recent advances in the concept and diagnosis of autoimmune pancreatitis and IgG4-related disease.
The focus is on a family of proteins linked to calcineurin, called NFAT, the role of which in acute pancreatitis has not previously been studied.