CSR, usually has a good prognosis. 90% of cases after withdrawal of steroid
recovers completely within 6 months. For your faster relief, you may be prescribed low dose of Aspirin
. Slight impairment of vision, specially night vision and color blindness
If your eye condition do not improve, you may have to undergo laser surgery
for the eyes.
Relapse of Autoimmune pancreatitis
can occur in 20-30% cases, which may require prolonged course of corticosteroid. Chances of relapses are more if there is an involvement of extrahepatic or intrahepatic bile duct.
One thing to remember is that in case you have to start again the steroid , your doctor must closely monitor the doses and blood levels of the steroid, because it is directly related to your chances of CIS.
Wish you good health