Meaning of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome

Zol'ling•er-El'li•son syn"drome

Pronunciation: (zol'ing-ur-el'u-sun), [key]
— Pathol. Pathol.
  1. a condition in which a gastrin-secreting tumor of the pancreas or small intestine causes excessive secretion of gastric juice, leading to intractable peptic ulcers.
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