Determinants of symptom pattern in idiopathic severely delayed gastric emptying: gastric emptying rate or proximal stomach dysfunction?

@article{Karamanolis2007DeterminantsOS,
  title={Determinants of symptom pattern in idiopathic severely delayed gastric emptying: gastric emptying rate or proximal stomach dysfunction?},
  author={George P. Karamanolis and Phillip Caenepeel and J G E M Arts and Jan Tack},
  journal={Gut},
  year={2007},
  volume={56 1},
  pages={29-36}
}
BACKGROUND Idiopathic gastroparesis is a syndrome characterised by severely delayed gastric emptying of solids without an obvious underlying organic cause. Although delayed gastric emptying is traditionally considered the mechanism underlying the symptoms in these patients, poor correlations with symptom severity have been reported. AIMS To investigate proximal stomach function and to study the correlation of delayed gastric emptying and proximal stomach dysfunction with symptom pattern and… CONTINUE READING

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