watery diarrhea, hypokalemia, hypochlorhydria syndrome

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watery diarrhea, hypokalemia, hypochlorhydria syndrome

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WDHA

A rare syndrome characterized by the passage of loose stools, a low serum potassium level, and an elevated gastric pH. It is caused by excessive pancreatic secretion of vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP).
Synonym: pancreatic cholera