Basic Summary for Ménétrier's disease


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Main name of condition: Ménétrier's disease
Other names or spellings: giant hypertrophic gastritis


What is Ménétrier's disease?
  Brief description of Ménétrier's disease: Rare chronic disease with excessive growth of skin folds in the stomach.
  Parent types of Ménétrier's disease: Stomach Conditions
  Organs Affected by Ménétrier's disease: stomach
How many people get Ménétrier's disease?
  Prevalance of Ménétrier's disease: rare
Who gets Ménétrier's disease?
  Patient Profile for Ménétrier's disease: Usually men 30-60
  Profile for Ménétrier's disease: People who have this rare, chronic disease are usually men between ages 30 and 60. 1 ... People who have this rare, chronic disease are usually men between ages 30 and 60. 2
  Gender Profile for Ménétrier's disease: Usually men.
How serious is Ménétrier's disease?
  Complications of Ménétrier's disease: see complications of Ménétrier's disease
What causes Ménétrier's disease?
  Causes of Ménétrier's disease: The cause of the disease is unknown. 1 ... The cause of the disease is unknown. 2
  Causes of Ménétrier's disease: see causes of Ménétrier's disease
What are the symptoms of Ménétrier's disease?
  Symptoms of Ménétrier's disease: see symptoms of Ménétrier's disease
How is it treated?
  Treatments for Ménétrier's disease: see treatments for Ménétrier's disease

Footnotes:
1. excerpt from Ménétrier's Disease: NIDDK
2. excerpt from M‚n‚trier's Disease: NIDDK

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