What diet and nutrition plan is recommended to manage chronic pancreatitis?

Physicians describe how nutrition is an important consideration over the long term in patients with chronic pancreatitis. Given the vital role of the pancreas in the digestion of food, they discuss what tests and procedures may be used to measure the function of the pancreas and if any changes to diet, nutrition, or vitamin intake should be recommended based on the findings.

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Animation - Helping Kids and Teens Understand Chronic Pancreatitis
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