Pancreatitis symptoms can vary, but the main symptom of pancreatitis is severe abdominal pain in the upper right abdomen that radiates to the back.
- Severe abdominal pain, in the upper belly
- Pain in the back
- Weight loss
- Belly pain that increases when you eat or drink alcohol
Many patients who suffer from chronic pancreatitis struggle with getting an accurate, timely diagnosis. Chronic pancreatitis is a highly complex rare disease that is difficult to diagnose and treat.