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Studies Upon the Secretion of Gastric Mucus from Normal Subjects

  • John Clamp
  • Paul Brown
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Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 144)

Abstract

A number of pharmacological substances are known to affect the rate of gastric secretions. However, little is known about the action of such substances upon the production of mucus, that is upon the glycoprotein content of such secretions. Accordingly the effects of insulin and pentagastrin have been studied upon the volume and mucus glycoprotein content of gastric secretions from normal human subjects.

Keywords

Hydrogen Carbonate Carbohydrate Content Gastric Secretion Sodium Hydrogen Royal Infirmary 
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Copyright information

© Plenum Press, New York 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • John Clamp
    • 1
  • Paul Brown
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MedicineBristol Royal InfirmaryBristolUK

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