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Gallbladder Emptying

Known as: emptying gallbladder, Emptying, Gall Bladder, Gall Bladder Emptying 
A process whereby bile is delivered from the gallbladder into the duodenum. The emptying is caused by both contraction of the gallbladder and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
WHAT IS ALREADY KNOWN ABOUT THIS SUBJECT Sorafenib is a multikinase inhibitor with activity against B-raf, C-raf, VEGFR2, PDGFR… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
  • F. Knop
  • American journal of physiology. Endocrinology and…
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 5716299
During the last decades it has become clear that bile acids not only act as simple fat solubilizers, but additionally represent… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
The term “dysfunction” defines the motor disorders of the gall bladder and the sphincter of Oddi (SO) without note of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Background—Animal studies have shown that motilin affects gall bladder motility. In humans, no effect has been shown, but… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Obese persons are at risk for cholesterol gallstones because their bile is saturated with cholesterol. The risk increases during… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND & AIMS Gallbladder emptying is reduced in many patients with cholesterol gallstones. To clarify the role of impaired… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Gallbladder stasis may be an important factor in the pathogenesis of cholesterol‐gallstone formation in some individuals. We… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Because approximately 80% of reported patients with somatostatinomas have gallstones, this study was performed to determine the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Cholescintigraphy, using 99mTc-HIDA, was employed to determine the gallbladder emptying response to sham feeding of a steak and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The role of cholinergic mechanisms in the control of gallbladder emptying has not been defined. In this report a scintigraphic… Expand
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