A physiological comparison between idiopathic and post-hysterectomy constipation

 
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2007 (EN)
A physiological comparison between idiopathic and post-hysterectomy constipation (EN)

Celic A.,
Katsinelos P.,
Amperiadis P., .
Tarpagos A., .
Vasiliadis Th., .
Christodoulou K.,
Pilpilidis I.,
Dimiropoulos S.,
Xiarchos P.,

SUMMARY In order to gain more insight into the pathophysiology of severe constipation, anorectal manometry, sphincter electromyography, whole gut tansit time and a test of defaecation of a simulated stool were carried out in 22 female patients with severe idiopathic constipation, 14 patients with severe constipation after hysterectomy and 20 female normal controls. Only 1/23 patient with idiopathic constipation compared with 6/14 patients with post hysterectomy constipation showed normal transit time (p (EN)

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Ελληνική Γαστροεντερολογική Εταιρία (EL)
Hellenic Society of Gastroenterology (EN)

2007-03-19


Hellenic Society of Gastroenterology (EN)

1792-7463
1108-7471
Annals of Gastroenterology; Volume 13, No 4 (2000) (EN)



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