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Gastric emptying of combined liquid-solid meals in healed duodenal ulcer.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  4064864     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The gastric emptying rates of combined liquid and solid radioisotopically labeled meals in 47 healed duodenal ulcer subjects and 17 healthy control subjects are compared. No significant differences were found between the groups in emptying slopes and the emptying half-times or in the percent retention values at any of the counting intervals for either the liquid or solid meals. These results are compatible with the observation that the rapid gastric emptying in many patients with duodenal ulcer is associated with the disease and that healing results in a return to normal gastric emptying rates. However, since gastric emptying rates during active ulceration were not determined in our patients, a more definitive interpretation awaits a study comparing emptying rates obtained during and after healing of active ulceration in the same patient.
Authors:
J G Moore; B McIntyre; N Alazraki
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Digestive diseases and sciences     Volume:  30     ISSN:  0163-2116     ISO Abbreviation:  Dig. Dis. Sci.     Publication Date:  1985 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1986-01-07     Completed Date:  1986-01-07     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7902782     Medline TA:  Dig Dis Sci     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1134-8     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Duodenal Ulcer / physiopathology*,  radionuclide imaging
Eating
Energy Intake
Gastric Emptying*
Humans
Indium / diagnostic use
Male
Middle Aged
Radioisotopes / diagnostic use
Stomach / physiopathology,  radionuclide imaging
Technetium Tc 99m Sulfur Colloid / diagnostic use
Time Factors
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Radioisotopes; 0/Technetium Tc 99m Sulfur Colloid; 7440-74-6/Indium

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