"Gastrointestinal Transit" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Passage of food (sometimes in the form of a test meal) through the gastrointestinal tract as measured in minutes or hours. The rate of passage through the intestine is an indicator of small bowel function.
- Gastrointestinal Transit
- Gastrointestinal Transits
- Transit, Gastrointestinal
- Transits, Gastrointestinal
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Gastrointestinal Transit" by people in Profiles.
Video capsule endoscopy. Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 04; 93(4):784-796.
Sacral nerve stimulation with appropriate parameters improves constipation in rats by enhancing colon motility mediated via the autonomic-cholinergic mechanisms. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2019 11 01; 317(5):G609-G617.
A Comparison of the Central versus Peripheral Gastrointestinal Prokinetic Activity of Two Novel Ghrelin Mimetics. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2019 01; 368(1):116-124.
Enteric RET inhibition attenuates gastrointestinal secretion and motility via cholinergic signaling in rat colonic mucosal preparations. Neurogastroenterol Motil. 2019 04; 31(4):e13479.
Diabetics on Narcotics Are Less Likely to Achieve Excellent Bowel Preparation Than Are Patients with Either Condition. Dig Dis Sci. 2017 03; 62(3):723-729.
The aging colon: the role of enteric neurodegeneration in constipation. Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 2010 Dec; 12(6):507-12.
Does sleep dysfunction affect anorectal motility in healthy adults? Scand J Gastroenterol. 2010 Oct; 45(10):1262-3.
Effect of spinal cord stimulation in a rodent model of post-operative ileus. Neurogastroenterol Motil. 2009 Jun; 21(6):672-7, e33-4.
Beneficial effects of resistant starch on laxation in healthy adults. Int J Food Sci Nutr. 2009; 60 Suppl 4:296-305.
Novel opioid antagonists for opioid-induced bowel dysfunction and postoperative ileus. J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother. 2007; 21(2):27-33.