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Pancreatic polypeptide release in gastric ulcer.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7238256     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The pancreatic polypeptide (PP) response to a protein-rich meal has been studied in similarly aged patients with gastric ulcer, duodenal ulcer, and controls. The response of the gastric ulcer patients was significantly lower at all points than that of the duodenal ulcer patients or controls, which were similar to one another. Vagal stimulation is probably the single most important factor in PP release, and it is possible that diminished PP release in the gastric ulcer patients is a reflection of vagal underactivity.
Authors:
A I Stern; J Hansky
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Digestive diseases and sciences     Volume:  26     ISSN:  0163-2116     ISO Abbreviation:  Dig. Dis. Sci.     Publication Date:  1981 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-08-10     Completed Date:  1981-08-10     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:  289-91     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aged
Duodenal Ulcer / physiopathology
Humans
Middle Aged
Pancreatic Polypeptide / blood,  secretion*
Radioimmunoassay
Stomach Ulcer / physiopathology*
Time Factors
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
59763-91-6/Pancreatic Polypeptide

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