Calcium infusion test (procedure)

Known as: Calcium Infusion Test, calcium stimulation test 
A test used to help diagnose a type of pancreatic islet cell tumor called a gastrinoma. The patient receives a 3-hour infusion of a substance called… (More)

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2009
2009
Insulinoma is the most common (functioning) islet cell tumour of the pancreas and is highly curable with accurate localization… (More)
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2008
2008
Gastrinoma tissue has been found frequently in lymph nodes located near the duodenum without a known primary tumor. Therefore, it… (More)
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2007
2007
Occult insulinomas remain a clinical challenge. Specifically designed protocols are necessary to aid detection and facilitate a… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE Noninsulinoma pancreatogenous hypoglycaemia syndrome (NIPHS), characterized by postprandial neuroglycopaenia, negative… (More)
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2003
2003
The selective intra-arterial calcium stimulation test has greatly facilitated the precise regionalization of insulinomas smaller… (More)
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2000
2000
A reduced expression of calcium-sensing receptor (CaR) messenger ribonucleic acid and protein accompanied by abnormalities in… (More)
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2000
2000
The aim of this study was determination of the significance of the arterial stimulation test with venous sampling (ASVS) in the… (More)
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1998
1998
OBJECTIVE To investigate the use of a calcium infusion test in the diagnosis and localisation of insulin secreting tumours in… (More)
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1991
1991
Two grams of elemental calcium as carbonate or citrate were given after an overnight fast to 14 patients with advanced renal… (More)
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1989
1989
STUDY OBJECTIVE To evaluate criteria of positivity for and usefulness of both the secretin and calcium gastrin-provocative tests… (More)
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