P Koutsoumbi

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OBJECTIVE Erythromycin exhibits prokinetic properties. The drug enhances esophageal and gastric motility by acting as a motilin agonist and promoting acetylocholine release. 5-HT3 receptors are involved in the spontaneously occurring migrating motor complex and the effect of erythromycin on antral motility in dogs. The aim of the study was to investigate(More)
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to investigate any possible relation between the severity of anorectal dysfunction in diabetes mellitus and duration of disease and presence of microangiopathy or neuropathy or both. METHODS Standard multiport anorectal manometry was performed in 25 healthy control subjects (10 males; age (mean +/- 1 standard deviation),(More)
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