Autonomic nervous system reactivity in irritable bowel syndrome.


BACKGROUND Autonomic dysfunction has been implicated as one of the factors involved in the pathogenesis of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). AIM To evaluate autonomic function in patients with IBS. METHODS Thirty-five patients with IBS and thirty healthy controls were evaluated by standard cardiovascular reflex tests. Parasympathetic function was assessed… (More)


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@article{Punyabati2000AutonomicNS, title={Autonomic nervous system reactivity in irritable bowel syndrome.}, author={O. Punyabati and K. K. Deepak and Mini Sharma and Shraddha Dwivedi}, journal={Indian journal of gastroenterology : official journal of the Indian Society of Gastroenterology}, year={2000}, volume={19 3}, pages={122-5} }