Effects of duodenal distention on fasting and postprandial antropyloroduodenal motility in humans.

@article{Edelbroek1994EffectsOD,
  title={Effects of duodenal distention on fasting and postprandial antropyloroduodenal motility in humans.},
  author={Michela A L Edelbroek and Michael Horowitz and John Dent and W M Sun and C. H. Malbert and Andr{\'e} J. P. M. Smout and L M W Akkermans},
  journal={Gastroenterology},
  year={1994},
  volume={106 3},
  pages={583-92}
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS Mechanoreceptors in the proximal small intestine may play an important role in the regulation of gastric emptying. Balloon distention of the duodenum causes fundic relaxation. The purpose of the present study was to determine the effect of stimulation of duodenal mechanoreceptors on both fasting and postprandial antropyloroduodenal motility… CONTINUE READING