Disordered gastric motor function in diabetes mellitus

  title={Disordered gastric motor function in diabetes mellitus},
  author={Dr. D. P. Mikhailidis},
Horowitz and Fraser [1] elegantly discuss impaired gastric motility in diabetic patients. Recent work [2-4] may add some useful information to this comprehensive review [1]. We investigated the actions of an antilipolytic drug, GR 79236 (Glaxo Group Research, Greenford, Middlesex, UK), in the diabetic ketoacidotic (DKA) rat [2]. Stomach weights were significantly (p < 0.002) lighter in the animals with markedly lower serum non-esterified fatty acid (NEFA) concentrations. Thus, stomach weights… CONTINUE READING


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Disordered gastric motor function in diabetes mellitus

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