Open Access Review Article

Neutrophil Extracellular Traps and Acute Pancreatitis

Raed Madhi*

Department of surgery, Lund University, Sweden

Corresponding Author

Received Date: August 26, 2019;  Published Date: September 10, 2019


Leukocytes participation to the pathogenesis of acute pancreatitis is getting more appreciation and extra understanding in immune signaling and might provide potential therapeutic targets that could be a useful way to ameliorate local and systemic inflammation in acute pancreatitis (AP).

Keywords:Neutrophil; Neutrophil extracellular traps; integrins; Acute pancreatitis

Abbreviations:(AP) Acute pancreatitis; (NETs) Neutrophil Extracellular Traps; Intraperitoneal; (ICAM-1) Intercellular Adhesion Molecule 1; (MIP- 2/CXCL2) Macrophage Inflammatory Protein-2; (VCAM-1) Vascular Cell Adhesion Protein 1; (LFA -1) Lymphocyte Function Associate Antigen-1; (Mac-1) Macrophage Antigen-1.

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