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ABSTRACT Acute pancreatitis, chronic pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer are three most frequent pancreatic diseases. This overview provides the most important epidemiologic, pathophysiologic and etiopathogenetic, as well as clinical, diagnostic and therapeutic elements of these diseases. Important advances have been made in pancreatology in the last decade, and some of them have changed the approach to the patient with pancreatic disease in clinical practice. The aim of this paper is to provide practicing doctors with information regarding the current diagnostic and therapeutic approach to pancreatic diseases.