Colorectal transport in normal defaecation.

  title={Colorectal transport in normal defaecation.},
  author={Klaus Krogh and Niels Olsen and Peter Christensen and Jan Lysg{\aa}rd Madsen and S\oren Laurberg},
  journal={Colorectal disease : the official journal of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland},
  volume={5 2},
OBJECTIVE Colorectal luminal transport during defaecation can be assessed by means of scintigraphy. However, normal values remain to be established and inter- and intra-subjective variation is unknown. The aim of the study was to describe colorectal transport during normal defaecation by means of a new method for colorectal scintigraphy and to determine inter- and intrasubjective variation. METHODS Thirty healthy volunteers (18 men and 12 women, age 22-46 years; median 31) took 2 MBq 111In on… CONTINUE READING