Mnemonics for Causes of Acute Pancreatitis

Remember the causes of Acute Pancreatitis using the mnemonic STAY HOME.

STAY HOME

  • Stone(gallstones)
  • Toxins(Scorpion stings), Tumor
  • Alcohol, Autoimmune
  • injurie of pancreatic duct
  • Hypertriglyceridemia, Hypercalcemia, Hereditary factors
  • Obstruction(Biliary)
  • Medication, Mumps, Mycoplasma
  • ERCP

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