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Intestinal fermentation in patients with self-reported food hypersensitivity: painful, but protective?
(Dove Medical Press, 2010-07-03)
Purpose: Enterometabolic disturbances may cause meal-related symptoms. We performed a functional evaluation of the intestinal microflora in patients with unexplained, self-reported food hypersensitivity by measuring fecal ...
Unexplained, self-reported food hypersensitivity. Explorative studies on mechanisms of abdominal symptom generation
(The University of Bergen, 2010-10-08)
Background: Self-reported food hypersensitivity remains unexplained in most cases. Abdominal symptoms, typically consistent with the irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), are common in patients with such unexplained, self-reported ...
Food allergy alters jejunal circular muscle contractility and induces local inflammatory cytokine expression in a mouse model
(BioMed Central, 2009-05-18)
Background: We hypothesized that food allergy causes a state of non-specific jejunal dysmotility. This was tested in a mouse model. Methods: Balb/c mice were epicutaneously sensitized with ovalbumin and challenged with ...