17. Frequency and Inheritance of Fructose Malabsorption.a Study in 205 Unrelated School Children and 10 Families

Abstract

Abdominal pain is a frequent symptom in school children. Since incomplete fructose absorption may be the cause, we studied fructose absorption by H2 breath tests in 205 unselected school children, i.e. 72 boys and 133 girls aged 10-19 years. The fructose load was 1 g/kg, max. 40 g, in a 10% solution. H2 values were corrected for atmospheric contamination… (More)
DOI: 10.1203/00006450-198707000-00038

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