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|Citation:||Gastroparesis: Pathophysiology, Presentation and Treatment, 2012 / Parkman, H., McCallum, R. (ed./s), pp.177-190|
|Publisher Place:||New York|
|Christopher K. Rayner, Karen L. Jones and Michael Horowitz|
|Abstract:||Gastric emptying is frequently disordered in patients with long-standing type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus. While patients with diabetes present with similar symptoms to those with idiopathic gastroparesis, the relationship between gastric emptying and glycemic control represents an important additional consideration in the diabetic group. Specifically, acute variations in the blood glucose concentration affect the rate of gastric emptying, while conversely, gastric emptying is a key determinant of postprandial blood glucose. This has implications both for how gastroparesis should be defined in patients with diabetes, and for its optimal management.|
|Keywords:||Diabetes mellitus; Interstitial cells of Cajal; Nitric oxide; Heme oxygenase 1; Incretin Glucagon-like peptide 1; insulin; blood glucose concentration|
|Description:||Also has ISBN 1607615525 ; 9781607615521|
|Appears in Collections:||Medicine publications|
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