gastrin

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polypeptide hormone secreted by the mucous lining of the stomach

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Thus far, CCK interference in gastrin assays has been considered unimportant because CCK normally circulates at concentrations 10- to 20-fold lower than those of gastrin (36).
In clinical chemistry, the only well-indicated routine use of gastrin assays is in the diagnosis of gastrinomas, i.