The American Journal of Digestive Diseases

, Volume 7, Issue 7, pp 672–676 | Cite as

Gastric emptying

  • J. P. Quigley
  • H. S. Louckes


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© Hoeber Medical Division of Harper & Row, Publishers 1962

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. P. Quigley
    • 1
  • H. S. Louckes
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhysiologyUniversity of TennesseeMemphis 3

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