The clinical application of gastric secretion tests is limited by the discomfort they may cause to patients. Several attempts have therefore been made to develop procedures which measure gastric acid secretion without intubation of the stomach.


False Negative Result Gastric Acid Secretion Acid Output Gastric Acid Output Basal Acid Output 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. H. Baron
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  1. 1.Departments of Surgery and MedicineRoyal Postgraduate Medical School and Hammersmith HospitalUK
  2. 2.St Charles’ HospitalSt Mary’s Hospital Medical SchoolLondonUK

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