Serum gastrin levels in patients with intestinal and diffuse type of gastric cancer.

It has been recently shown that gastric cancer patients have higher circulating gastrin levels than control subjects (Rakic et al., 1991). We measured fasting serum gastrin in patients with gastric cancer in an attempt to define whether any difference could be demonstrated according to the histologic type of tumour. The study population consisted of 61… CONTINUE READING