Triple sugar screen breath hydrogen test for sugar intolerance in children with functional abdominal symptoms.


BACKGROUND Sugar intolerance and functional gastrointestinal disorders are both common in school age children. Both may present with similar complaints such as abdominal pain, diarrhea and bloating. Lactose, fructose and sucrose hydrogen breath tests are widely used to detect sugar malabsorption. AIM To determine the proportion of children with symptoms… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12664-010-0055-7


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