Correlation of intestinal lactulose permeability with exocrine pancreatic dysfunction.

Abstract

Increased intestinal permeability to lactulose has been reported in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF). To determine whether this finding is unique to CF or whether it is related to accompanying exocrine pancreatic dysfunction, we evaluated 31 patients with CF and 10 with Shwachman syndrome who had variable degrees of pancreatic dysfunction, together with… (More)

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@article{Mack1992CorrelationOI, title={Correlation of intestinal lactulose permeability with exocrine pancreatic dysfunction.}, author={Dominic Mack and Jodon Anne Jodi Flick and Peter R. Durie and Barbara Rosenstein and Liz Ellis and Jay A. Perman}, journal={The Journal of pediatrics}, year={1992}, volume={120 5}, pages={696-701} }