TITLE

Human pancreatic exocrine response to nutrients in health and disease

AUTHOR(S)
Keller, J.; Layer, P.
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Gut;Jul2005 Supplement 6, Vol. 54, pvi1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that the healthy human pancreas adopts exocrine secretion to nutrient ingestion and there are numerous studies investigating pancreatic exocrine response to various endogenous stimuli. This article will summarize literature data on pancreatic exocrine response to a normal diet, its physical and biochemical properties, and to administration of individual food components in healthy humans with respect to total pancreatic secretion, secretion of individual enzymes, ratios of enzymes, intraluminal pH and bicarbonate and bile acid secretion.
ACCESSION #
17451906

 

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