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Hypergastrinaemia in patients infected with Helicobacter pylori treated with proton pump inhibitors
  1. H L Waldum
  1. Correspondence to:
    Professor H L Waldum
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Trondheim University, Trondheim N-7006, Norway;

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We read with interest the commentary by McColl on Helicobacter pylori infection and long term proton pump inhibitor (PPI) therapy (Gut 2004;53:5–7).

It is remarkable that he did not mention gastrin although hypergastrinaemia is a result of reduced gastric acidity1

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