Symptomatic gastro-oesophageal reflux in a patient with achlorhydia
- Response to letter of Varughese and Scarpello. Croxson, Simon // Age & Ageing;Jan2007, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p111
A response by Simon Croxson to a letter to the editor about the article "Metformin-related vitamin B12 deficiency" in the 2006 issue is presented.
- Niacin (Nicotinic Acid) a Putative Treatment for Hypochlorhydria: Re-analysis of Two Case Reports. Prousky, Jonathan E.; Kerwin, Claire // Journal of Orthomolecular Medicine;2002 3rd Quarter, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p163
Presents case studies on the use of niacin to treat hypochlorhydria. Medical history of the patients; Symptoms and manifestations of the disease; Mechanism of action of niacin.
- Epidemic hypochlorhydria. Gledhill, T.; Leicester, R.J.; Addis, B.; Lightfoot, N.; Barnard, J.; Viney, N.; Darkin, D.; Hunt, Richard H. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);5/11/1985, Vol. 290 Issue 6479, p1383
Investigates the development of epidemic hypochlorhydria. Study on the gastric secretion of six patients developing hypochlorhydria; Detection of active superficial gastrics in the biopsies; Performance of Schilling tests on three subjects at eight months.
- achlorhydria:. Huber, Jeffrey T.; Gillaspy, Mary L. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of AIDS-Related Terminology;2000, p4
A definition of the term "achlorhydria" is presented, which refers to the absence of hydrochloric acid in stomach secretions, resulting from the atrophy of the gastric mucous membrane.
- Effect of cigarette smoking on gastric emptying. Grimes, David S.; Goddard, John // British Medical Journal;8/12/1978, Vol. 2 Issue 6135, p460
Examines the effect of cigarette smoking on gastric emptying. Differences between curves for meals with and without cigarettes; Solid component of the test meal; Increase the rate of gastric emptying in patients with duodenal ulcer.
- hypochlorhydria. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1131
A definition of the term "hypochlorhydria," which refers to hypoacidity, is presented.
- pancreatic cholera. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1692
A definition of the term "pancreatic cholera," which refers to watery diarrhea, hypokalemia or hypochlorhydria syndrome, is presented.
- watery diarrhea, hypokalemia, hypochlorhydria syndrome. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2488
A definition of the terms "watery diarrhea," "hypokalemia" and "hypochlorhydria syndrome," which refers to a syndrome characterized by the passage of loose stools, a low serum potassium level and an elevated gastric pH, is presented.
- achlorhydria. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p23
A definition of the medical term "achlorhydria," which refers to the absence of free hydrochloric acid in the stomach, is presented.