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Abnormalities of Esophageal Motor Function in Diabetic Patients

  • E. H. Metman
  • B. Pantin
  • P. Le Marchand
  • E. Danquechin Dorval
  • J. Bertrand

Abstract

Occurence of a peripheral neuropathy (PN) increase the frequency of abnormal esophageal motility in diabetic patients (DP) (1) (2) but results concerning LES function are either incomplete (1) or contradictory (2) (3) (4).

Keywords

Diabetic Patient Peripheral Neuro Gastrointestinal Motility Esophageal Function Abnormal Wave 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. H. Metman
  • B. Pantin
  • P. Le Marchand
  • E. Danquechin Dorval
  • J. Bertrand

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