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Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome (Syndrome, Zollinger-Ellison) Summary

Description: A syndrome that is characterized by the triad of severe PEPTIC ULCER, hypersecretion of GASTRIC ACID, and GASTRIN-producing tumors of the PANCREAS or other tissue (GASTRINOMA). This syndrome may be sporadic or be associated with MULTIPLE ENDOCRINE NEOPLASIA TYPE 1.

Also Known As: Syndrome, Zollinger-Ellison; Zollinger Ellison Syndrome

Networked: 736 relevant articles (47 outcomes, 52 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Omeprazole (Esomeprazole) : 13 outcomes 9 studies in 76 results : FDA 25 Generic
  2. lansoprazole (Prevacid) : 9 outcomes 5 studies in 22 results : FDA 15 Generic
  3. Gastrins : 6 outcomes 9 studies in 268 results : IBA
  4. pantoprazole (Protonix) : 4 outcomes 1 study in 13 results : FDA 11 Generic
  5. Secretin : 3 outcomes 7 studies in 74 results : FDA 2
  6. Ranitidine (Zantac) : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 28 results : FDA 63 Generic
  7. Histamine (Histamine Dihydrochloride) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 27 results : FDA 1
  8. Famotidine (Pepcid) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 11 results : FDA 72 Generic
  9. Cimetidine (Biomet) : 2 outcomes 7 studies in 55 results : FDA 57 Generic
  10. Somatostatin Receptors (Somatostatin Receptor) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 9 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

  1. Gastrinoma
  2. Peptic Ulcer (Peptic Ulcers)
  3. Stomach Ulcer (Gastric Ulcer)
  4. Duodenal Ulcer (Curling's Ulcer)
  5. Neoplasms (Cancer)
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Key Therapies for Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

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  1. Gastrectomy : 2 outcomes 1 study in 61 results
  2. Anesthesia : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result
  3. Laparotomy : 1 outcome in 11 results
  4. Adrenalectomy : 1 outcome in 3 results
  5. Parathyroidectomy : 1 study in 2 results
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