Gastrointestinal Motility

Known as: Gastrointestinal Motilities, Motilities, Gastrointestinal, Motility, Gastrointestinal 
The motor activity of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT.
National Institutes of Health

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1948-2017
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2014
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2014
Intestinal peristalsis is a dynamic physiologic process influenced by dietary and microbial changes. It is tightly regulated by… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine; 5-HT) is abundantly present throughout the gastrointestinal tract and stored mostly in… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Recent studies in animals have shown that ghrelin stimulates upper gastrointestinal motility through the vagus and… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Since 2002, an epidemic of Clostridium difficile-associated-diarrhea (CDAD) associated with a high case-fatality rate… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Peptide hormones exert unique actions via specific G protein-coupled receptors; however, the therapeutic potential of regulatory… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
1. We have studied the effect of cannabinoid agonists (CP 55,940 and cannabinol) on intestinal motility in a model of intestinal… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH) plays a key role in modulating intestinal motility in stressed animals. AIMS… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND Although some symptoms of Crohn's disease may be related to gastrointestinal motility disorders, studies on… (More)
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1987
1987
Motor activity of the upper gastrointestinal tract undergoes a cyclic pattern during fasting called the migrating motor complex… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The mechanism of gastric stasis in disorders of gastrointestinal motility is largely unexplored. The region or regions of… (More)
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