Before a new, good MD came to this conclusion (I had seen several docters before this last one), I had suffered terrible pain in
my upper abdomen, in the
middle and slightly to the
right side, and some what in
my back, accompanied by hot flashes, sweating, and eventuallly, but not always, vomiting. Also white colored bowel movements could happen the day after an attack.
After many tests(x-ray, ultrasounds, CAT scan, ERCP which caused pancreatitis, etc.,..