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Title: Effect of prolonged gastric distention on lower esophageal sphincter function and gastroesophageal reflux
Authors: Hirsch, DP ×
Mathus-Vliegen, EMH
Dagli, U
Tytgat, GNJ
Boeckxstaens, Guy #
Issue Date: Aug-2003
Publisher: Elsevier science inc
Series Title: American journal of gastroenterology vol:98 issue:8 pages:1696-1704
Abstract: OBJECTIVES: Morbidly obese patients treated with an intragastric balloon report a transient increase in gastroesophageal reflux (GER) symptoms, In the present study, we evaluated the underlying mechanisms of GER and examined the effect of prolonged gastric distention on lower esophageal sphincter function.
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ISSN: 0002-9270
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Translational Research in GastroIntestinal Disorders
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