Refractory Duodenal Ulcer

  • J. W. Rademaker
  • R. H. Hunt
Part of the Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology book series (HEP, volume 99)

Abstract

The term “refractory duodenal ulcer” has been used since the introduction of the H2 receptor antagonist cimetidine and represents the more severe end of a disease spectrum for which the underlying pathophysiological mechanisms remain complex and poorly understood.

Keywords

Placebo Nicotine Acidity Histamine Perforation 

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