Hypersecretory

hypersecretory

(hī′pər-sĭ-krē′tə-rē)
adj.
Relating to excessive production of a bodily secretion.

Hypersecretory

Excessive production of a bodily secretion. The most common hypersecretory syndrome of the stomach is Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome, a syndrome consisting of fulminating intractable peptic ulcers, gastric hypersecretion and hyperacidity, and the occurrence of gastrinomas of the pancreatic cells of the islets of Langerhans.
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Zantac Injection (Ranitidine Hydrochloride) is indicated in some hospitalized patients with pathological hypersecretory conditions or intractable duodenal ulcers, or as an alternative to the oral dosage form for short-term use in patients who are unable to take an oral medication.
Cimetidine-induced impotence and breast changes in patients with gastric hypersecretory states.
Effects of concentrated ambient particles on normal and hypersecretory airways in rats.
1) Hypersecretory changes are commonly linked to dermatitis, acne rosacea and atopic disease.
PPIs supplanted H2RAs in the treatment of chronic dyspepsia, peptic ulcer disease (as maintenance or as part of Helicobacter pylori eradication regimens), hypersecretory states (Zollinger-Ellison syndrome) and gastroprotection in patients on non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and/or low dose aspirin (ASA).
pantoprazole magnesium) is a proton pump inhibitor used for the treatment of reflux esophagitis, gastric and duodenal ulcers, Zollinger-Ellison-Syndrome and other pathological hypersecretory conditions.
Benign lesions include lactational change, lactational adenoma, juvenile papillomatosis with apocrine metaplasia, collagenous spherulosis, and cystic hypersecretory hyperplasia (Figure 3, A).
Because all the cases reported previously have been in the pathology literature, it is not surprising that they have been in patients with hypersecretory adrenal lesions such as hyperplasia, adenoma, and carcinoma that required surgical resection.
More generally, antiulcer drugs are usually prescribed for four different purposes: as treatment to pathological hypersecretory conditions, as attack therapy for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) or peptic ulcer, as maintenance therapy for GERD or peptic ulcer, and as treatment for minor heartburn.
AstraZeneca is one of the leading pharmaceutical company in the world, Omeprazol generated billions revenus to the company for years, with new slow release form, this new version of omeprazole continuely its services to contribute tons of cash into AztraZeneca with more than five indications on Duodenal ulcer, Gastric ulcer: short term treatment, Treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), Maintenance of healing of erosive esophagitis and Phtologcal hypersecretory conditions.
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MAS is a rare syndrome, diagnosed by the presence of at least two of three following lesions: poly/monostotic fibrous dysplasia, cutaneous pigmented macules, and hypersecretory endocrinopathies (1,2).