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The Role of Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy in Treating Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

In my latest blog post, I discussed the role of chemotherapy and radiotherapy in treating Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome (ZES). As a rare condition characterized by tumors producing excessive gastric acid, ZES can lead to severe ulcers and other complications. Chemotherapy is sometimes used to slow down tumor growth and provide symptom relief, while radiotherapy can help target and shrink the tumors. However, both treatments have limitations and side effects that need to be considered. Overall, the efficacy of chemotherapy and radiotherapy in treating ZES is still a subject of ongoing research and discussion.

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