TITLE

Recurrent Peptic Ulcer due to Carcinoid Tumour of Jejunum

AUTHOR(S)
Bhattacharyya, Parimal
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Surgery;Aug2011, Vol. 73 Issue 4, p298
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Report
ABSTRACT
Carcinoid Tumours are classified as Neuro-endocrine tumours. Commonly known ulcerogenic neuro-endocrine tumour is Gastrinoma of the Pancreas and Duodenum.It secretes hormone Gastrin which causes hyperplasia of the gastric parietal cells with excessive secretion of hydrochloric acid resulting in multiple ulcerations in the stomach, duodenum and upper jejunum. Carcinoid tumours is not known to cause peptic ulceration.
ACCESSION #
72703504

 

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