“Milk intolerance” in japanese people

Isolated small bowel lactase deficiency has been noted recent ly as a cause of chronic d iarrhea and malabsorpt ion in adult. Several studies reported that there was a prominent racial difference in the incidence of low level of intest inal lactase activity and tha t the incidence of milk intolerance in adult were much higher in Negros and Orientals than in… CONTINUE READING