Adaptation of the rectal wall to distension in children with constipation

Bouchoucha, Michel; Jais, Jean-Phillipe
February 1997
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Feb97, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p35
Academic Journal
Determines whether there is significant change in the tension-length relationship of the digestive smooth-muscle mechanical function in constipation in children. Examination of a method of analysis of the mechanical properties of the rectal wall; Normalization of experimental curves; Determination of the passive state; Viscoelastic properties of the rectal wall.


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