Definition for idiopathic gastric acid hypersecretion

@article{Collen2005DefinitionFI,
  title={Definition for idiopathic gastric acid hypersecretion},
  author={Dr. Martin J. Collen and Michael J. Sheridan ScD},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
  year={2005},
  volume={36},
  pages={1371-1376}
}
Zollinger-Ellison syndrome and other gastric acid hypersecretory states in which a specific etiology is identified are defined as a basal acid output of greater than 15.0 meq/hr. To determine the level of basal acid output that defines idiopathic gastric hypersecretion, basal acid outputs were investigated in normal subjects and patients with duodenal… CONTINUE READING