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Zollinger-Ellison syndrome

Pronunciation: zol'inj-er el'i-son

Definition: peptic ulceration with gastric hypersecretion and gastrinoma of the pancreas or duodenum, sometimes associated with familial multiple endocrine adenomatosis type 1.

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