There are a number of conditions that can affect the pancreas, the gallbladder, or the bile ducts. Some conditions are acute, meaning they last only a short time. Others are chronic, or long-lasting.
In this section, you can find information about acute and chronic pancreatitis, gallstones and biliary stones, and other conditions.
We also discuss cancers of the pancreas, gallbladder, and bile ducts, as well as the risk factors, symptoms, and treatment options for each.