• Abdominal distension after eating lettuce: the role of intestinal gas evaluated in vitro and by abdominal CT imaging 

    Barba, Elisabeth; Sánchez García, Borja; Burri, Emanuel; Accarino Garaventa, Anna María; Monclús Lahoya, Eva; Navazo Álvaro, Isabel; Guarner Aguilar, Francisco; Margolles Barros, Abelardo; Azpiroz Vidaur, Fernando (John Wiley and Sons Ltd., 2019-08-11)
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    Background: Some patients complain that eating lettuce, gives them gas and abdominal distention. Our aim was to determine to what extent the patients' assertion is sustained by evidence. Methods: An in vitro study measured ...
  • Abdominothoracic mechanisms of functional abdominal distension and correction by biofeedback 

    Barba, Elizabeth; Burri, Emanuel; Accarino Garaventa, Anna María; Cisternas, Daniel; Quiroga, Sergi; Monclús Lahoya, Eva; Navazo Álvaro, Isabel; Malagelada Benapres, Juan Ramon; Azpiroz Vidaur, Fernando (2015-04-01)
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    BACKGROUND & AIMS: In patients with functional gut disorders, abdominal distension has been associated with descent of the diaphragm and protrusion of the anterior abdominal wall. We investigated mechanisms of abdominal ...
  • Colonic content in health and its relation to functional gut symptoms 

    Bendezú García, Álvaro; Barba, Elisabeth; Burri, Emanuel; Cisternas, Daniel; Accarino Garaventa, Anna María; Quiroga, Sergi; Monclús Lahoya, Eva; Navazo Álvaro, Isabel; Malagelada Benapres, Juan Ramon; Azpiroz Vidaur, Fernando (2016-02-12)
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    Gut content may be determinant in the generation of digestive symptoms, particularly in patients with impaired gut function and hypersensitivity. Since the relation of intraluminal gas to symptoms is only partial, we ...
  • Intestinal gas content and distribution in health and in patients with functional gut symptoms 

    Bendezú, Álvaro; Barba, Elisabeth; Burri, Emanuel; Cisternas, Daniel; Malagelada Prats, Carolina; Segui, Santi; Accarino Garaventa, Anna María; Quiroga, Sergi; Monclús Lahoya, Eva; Navazo Álvaro, Isabel; Malagelada Benapres, Juan Ramon; Azpiroz Vidaur, Fernando (2015-09)
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    Background: The precise relation of intestinal gas to symptoms, particularly abdominal bloating and distension remains incompletely elucidated. Our aim was to define the normal values of intestinal gas volume and distribution ...