Orocecal transit delay in obese patients

G. Basilisco, G. Camboni, A. Bozzani, P. Vita, S. Doldi, P. A. Bianchi

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Abstract

Orocecal transit time was assessed with lactulose hydrogen breath test in 12 obese patients during intravenous infusion of placebo or naloxone 40 μg/kg/hr given in randomized order and in double-blind conditions. Transit time was also evaluated in 22 healthy controls. Orocecal transit was significantly (P

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)509-512
Number of pages4
JournalDigestive Diseases and Sciences
Volume34
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 1989

Keywords

  • breath test
  • gastrointestinal motility
  • naloxone
  • obesity
  • opioids

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology

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    Basilisco, G., Camboni, G., Bozzani, A., Vita, P., Doldi, S., & Bianchi, P. A. (1989). Orocecal transit delay in obese patients. Digestive Diseases and Sciences, 34(4), 509-512. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01536325