Journal of the Pancreas is listed as one among the leading journals on Annular pancreas. The journal publishes high quality articles, editorials as well as review articles covering major aspects about Annular pancreas.
Annular pancreas is a rare condition in which some of the pancreatic tissue outgrows and surround the duodenum. This extra tissue arises from the head of the pancreas. This causes constriction of duodenum thus blocking the flow of food to remaining part of intestines. The frequency of occurrence of annular pancreas is 1 out of 12,000 to 15,000 newborns. It is usually occurs due to abnormal or extra embryological development. However some adult cases have also been reported. Early signs of abnormality include polyhydramnios, low birth weight and feeding intolerance immediately after birth.
Journal of the Pancreas is strongly supported by efficient editorial board members and expert reviewers of OMICS International who are actively involved in qualitative review process through which advanced and explanatory articles get published. OMICS International the publisher of International Journal of Advance Innovations, Thoughts and Ideas is successfully managing more than 700+ peer-reviewed journals and organizing around 3000+ International Scientific Conferences around the globe annually.
Last date updated on June, 2014