Sporadic duodenal bulb gastrin-cell tumors: association with Helicobacter pylori gastritis and long-term use of proton pump inhibitors.

@article{Merchant2006SporadicDB,
  title={Sporadic duodenal bulb gastrin-cell tumors: association with Helicobacter pylori gastritis and long-term use of proton pump inhibitors.},
  author={Shakil H Merchant and Timothy J Vanderjagt and Sarah L Lathrop and Mitual B. Amin},
  journal={The American journal of surgical pathology},
  year={2006},
  volume={30 12},
  pages={1581-7}
}
We reviewed the clinicopathologic profile of a series of recently diagnosed sporadic duodenal gastrin-cell (G-cell) tumors. All cases were discovered incidentally and had a unique clinicopathologic profile: all 18 cases were gastrin-positive tumors located in the duodenal bulb, were small in size (mean size 5.4 mm), demonstrated an insular architectural… CONTINUE READING