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ALPHABETIC INDEX OF DISEASES AND HUMAN CONDITIONS

Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

Oncology Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome The syndrome of Zollinger-Ellison is a dangerous tumor disease, characterized as a triad of symptoms. The first is gastric hypersecretion. The second - peptic ulcers of the stomach, arising from the increased acidity of gastric juice, in uncharacteristic places. Healed ulcers reopen and can not be treated with conventional medications. The third - gastrinoma - is a tumor of islet cells of the pancreas. Gastrinoma can be located outside the pancreas, a bowl in the wall of the duodenum. This tumor can be located in other organs, for example, in bones, liver, heart, lymph nodes, ovaries. Symptoms Ulcers of the stomach, esophagus, small and duodenal...