gastrointestinal hormone

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gastrointestinal hormone

[¦ga·strō‚in′tes·tən·əl ′hȯr‚mōn]
(biochemistry)
Any hormone secreted by the gastrointestinal system.
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The regulative effects are preformed mainly via inhibition of the release of central CRF and activation of vagal pathway, which are also involved in the release of gastrointestinal hormones such as MTL, GAS and SS.
Changes of gastric emptying and gastrointestinal hormones in patients with functional dyspepsia.
The relationship between functional dyspepsia and gastrointestinal hormones MTL, NO, SP, SS.
In the present study, the effects of an essential oil (EO) extracted from Atractylodes lancea on delayed gastric emptying, gastrointestinal hormone and hypothalamic corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) abnormalities induced by restraint stress in rats were investigated and the mechanism of the EO is also explored.
It has been demonstrated that psychological stimulation elicits delayed gastric emptying, circulating gastrointestinal hormone abnormalities (Guo et al.
Kamm MA, Nightingale JM, et al: Circulating gastrointestinal hormone abnormalities in patients with severe constipation.

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