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Can the pharmacological improvement of gastric emptying improve the results of certain procedures?

  • R. W. McCallum
  • R. Jian
  • F. Ducrot
  • M. Lehmann
Conference paper

Abstract

Although delayed gastric emptying of hquids or solids may be one of the mechanisms that increases the volume of gastric contents available for reflux into the esophagus, investigations of this possible relationship have yielded conflicting results.

Keywords

Gastric Emptying Gastroesophageal Reflux Lower Esophageal Sphincter Reflux Esophagitis Antireflux Procedure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. W. McCallum
    • 1
  • R. Jian
    • 2
  • F. Ducrot
    • 2
  • M. Lehmann
    • 2
  1. 1.CharlottesvilleUSA
  2. 2.ParisFrance

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