Gastric inhibitory polypeptide (GIP) and insulin release after small-bowel resection in man.

@article{Lauritsen1980GastricIP,
  title={Gastric inhibitory polypeptide (GIP) and insulin release after small-bowel resection in man.},
  author={Karsten Lauritsen and Alan John Moody and Kirsten Christensen and S Lindkaer Jensen},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology},
  year={1980},
  volume={15 7},
  pages={833-40}
}
Fifteen patients in whom various parts of the small intestine had been resected because of Crohn's disease or mesenteric thrombosis and 10 healthy volunteers were studied. A 50-g oral glucose load (OGTT) and an intravenous glucose infusion giving the same plasma glucose profile as the OGTT were carried out to study (a) the relation between the plasma gastric inhibitory polypeptide (GIP) levels after oral glucose and the length and nature of the intestinal residues and (b) the importance of… CONTINUE READING