We report an extremely rare case of emphysematous pancreatitis in a 67 year old female patient suffering from bipolar disorder. The possible role of metabolic syndrome associated with atypical antipsychotic medication in the pathogenesis of emphysematous pancreatitis is discussed.
Evangelos D Lolis, Themistoklis Poulios, Alexandra Pentheroudaki, Alexios G Stavrou, Dimitrios Lytras, Athanasios Lioupis
All Published work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
Copyright © 2019 All rights reserved. iMedPub LTD Last revised : September 14, 2019