Zollinger-Ellison syndrome


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syndrome consisting of intractable peptic ulceration with gastric hypersecretion and hyperacidity

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The signs or symptoms of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome include:
Stadil, "The clinical diagnosis of the Zollinger-Ellison syndrome," Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology.
(4) G-cell (gastrin-producing) NETs associated with Zollinger-Ellison syndrome are frequently metastatic and are usually deeply infiltrating tumors with unfavorable clinical outcomes.
Primary Hepatic Gastrinoma Causing Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome: A Rare and Challenging Diagnosis.
(12.) Wolfe MM, Jensen RT Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. Current concepts in diagnosis and management.
The book contains concise information on 91 uncommon diseases selected by the author and presented in alphabetical order from Achalasia to Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome. The diseases are each presented in a standardised format under the headings of definition, incidence, aetiology, signs and symptoms, medical management, complications and anaesthesia implications.
* Long-term ingestion of antacids, including [H.sub.2]-receptor antagonists and proton-pump inhibitors, (27,28) particularly among patients with Zollinger-Ellison syndrome (29,30)
AstraZeneca has announced that the FDA has approved a new indication for the prescription proton pump inhibitor NEXIUM[R] (esomeprazole magnesium) for the treatment of Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome (ZES).
Serum gastrin levels and salicylate levels are useful in detecting Zollinger-Ellison syndrome and surreptitious use of aspirin.
Patients with documented history of GERD, esophageal disorders, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, hiatal hernia, peptic ulcer syndrome, and irritable bowel syndrome were excluded.
Michael Powell has written the book with Dr Oliver Fischer and can offer you anything from, say, angiostrongyliasis (you have to eat snails or let snails and slugs trail over your unwashed lettuce, so I should be OK) to Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome (a rare condition with internal tumours).
Punch said in an interview In trials, Secreflo was found to be 100% accurate, with no false-positive or false-negative results, in the diagnosis of gastrinomas and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.
Gibril and her associates reviewed the experience of 143 patients who have undergone continuous treatment with omeprazole for sporadic Zollinger-Ellison syndrome while they were patients at the National Institutes of Health.
Zollinger-Ellison syndrome is a rare disorder that causes tumors in the pancreas and duodenum and ulcers in the stomach and duodenum.
Therefore it is indicated for the treatment of severe gastrointestinal reflux disease and active duodenal ulcers unresponsive to H2 receptor antagonists and hypersecretory gastrointestinal conditions (e.g., Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, multiple endocrine adenomas, systemic mastocytosis) (McEvoy, 1996).