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Lactose Tolerance Test

Known as: Lactose Tolerance Tests, Tests, Lactose Tolerance, Tolerance Test, Lactose 
A measure of a patient's ability to break down lactose.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Lactose malabsorption (LM), the inability to break down lactose into glucose and galactose, is due to a deficiency in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Objective Adult lactose intolerance, which affects the majority of the population in the world, has been associated with a single… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Lactose malabsorption (LM) may be associated with reduced skeletal calcium content. Diagnosis to date has been based… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVES:An increased prevalence of lactose intolerance is seen in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Recently, we demonstrated a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE A standard for the assessment of lactose malabsorption does not exist. As measured by lactose tolerance tests… Expand
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1984
1984
Two studies were conducted to investigate the contribution of Ascaris lumbricoides to lactose maldigestion in preschool children… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Using breath hydrogen analysis after 139 mmol (50 g) oral lactose load, we investigated the prevalence of lactose malabsorption… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The association of lactase deficiency with recurrent abdominal pain was investigated. One hundred three white children between… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
We studied 166 hospitalized male patients to determine the clinical importance of tolerance-test-determined "lactose intolerance… Expand
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1973
1973
Oral lactose tolerance test was performed on 183 Ethiopian and 28 Caucasian children resident in Ethiopia. A study of various… Expand
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