Recent advances in the diagnosis and management of autoimmune pancreatitis

Ashish Khandelwal, Alampady Krishna Shanbhogue, Naoki Takahashi, Kumaresan Sandrasegaran, Srinivasa R. Prasad

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OBJECTIVE. Autoimmune pancreatitis (AIP) is a rare chronic relapsing steroid-responsive fibroinflammatory disorder of the pancreas that is likely caused by immune dysregulation. It is now thought that AIP consists of two distinct clinicopathologic syndromes currently designated as types 1 and 2. CONCLUSION. A current update on etiopathogenesis, pathology, and clinical and imaging findings of AIP is provided with an emphasis on diagnosis and management.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1007-1021
Number of pages15
JournalAmerican Journal of Roentgenology
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 2014


  • Autoimmune pancreatitis
  • International consensus diagnostic criteria
  • Pancreas
  • Pancreatitis
  • Type 1 autoimmune pancreatitis
  • Type 2 autoimmune pancreatitis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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