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AGA technical review on irritable bowel syndrome.
Abstract The irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is part of the larger group of functional gastrointestinal (GI) disorders that, despite differences in location and symptom patterns, share common featuresExpand
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A System Model of Oral Glucose Absorption: Validation on Gold Standard Data
A reliable model of glucose absorption after oral ingestion may facilitate simulation as well as pathophysiological studies. Expand
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Clinical Guideline: Management of Gastroparesis
This guideline presents recommendations for the evaluation and management of patients with gastroparesis. Gastroparesis is identified in clinical practice through the recognition of the clinicalExpand
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Chronic constipation.
N Engl J Med 2003;349:1360-8. Copyright © 2003 Massachusetts Medical Society. onstipation is a common symptom affecting between 2 percent 1,2 and 27 percent 3 of the population in Western countries.Expand
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Fecal Lactoferrin Is a Sensitive and Specific Marker in Identifying Intestinal Inflammation
OBJECTIVE:Lactoferrin is a glycoprotein expressed by activated neutrophils. The aim of this study was to determine the sensitivity and specificity of fecal lactoferrin concentrations for inflammatoryExpand
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Intestinal barrier function in health and gastrointestinal disease
Defects in intestinal barrier function are associated with diseases of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. There is growing evidence that increases in intestinal permeability plays a pathogenic role inExpand
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Consensus Recommendations for Gastric Emptying Scintigraphy: A Joint Report of the American Neurogastroenterology and Motility Society and the Society of Nuclear Medicine
This consensus statement from the members of the American Neurogastroenterology and Motility Society and the Society of Nuclear Medicine recommends a standardized method for measuring gastricExpand
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Emerging treatments in neurogastroenterology: a multidisciplinary working group consensus statement on opioid‐induced constipation
Opioids are effective for acute and chronic pain conditions, but their use is associated with often difficult‐to‐manage constipation and other gastrointestinal (GI) effects due to effects onExpand
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Association of Pharmacological Treatments for Obesity With Weight Loss and Adverse Events: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
IMPORTANCE Five medications have been approved for the management of obesity, but data on comparative effectiveness are limited. OBJECTIVE To compare weight loss and adverse events among drugExpand
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Review article: irritable bowel syndrome
Irritable bowel syndrome is a disease that can be diagnosed positively on the basis of an established series of criteria and limited exclusion of organic disease. It is the most common diseaseExpand
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