What Is Zollinger Ellison Syndrome Caused By?

Zollinger Ellison

Zollinger-Ellison syndrome characterized by hypersecretion of stomach acid causing disease with diarrhoea. Zollinger-Ellison syndrome is caused by the high secretion of a chemical or hormone known as gastrin. This high level of gastrin is secreted by tumours called gastrinomas. This tumour is usually located in the duodenum or pancreas. The majority of individuals were diagnosed between the ages of 20 […]

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