Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2021 Apr 14;19(4):707-712. Epub 2020 Mar 14.
Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota; Faculty of Health and Medicine, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia. Electronic address:
Background & Aims: Menetrier's disease is a rare acquired disorder associated with giant gastric folds along with protein-losing enteropathy, low stomach acid, or achlorhydria, and histologic features of massive foveolar hyperplasia. Little is known about the etiology, clinical features, or epidemiology of this disorder, including risk of gastric cancer. We investigated the outcomes and characteristics of patients with Menetrier's disease, including development of gastric cancer and survival times. Read More