Carbon-14 Fat Oxidation Test: A New Method of Measuring Fat Utilization in the Human
A relationship between abnormal lipid metabolism and atherosclerosis is generally suspected and, in the past, elaborate laboratory methods have been employed in an attempt to demonstrate this correlation. A relatively new approach to this problem has been the determination of blood levels following the absorption of I131-labeled fat—a test first used in the study of various diseases associated with malabsorption .
KeywordsChronic Pancreatitis Normal Human Subject Cumulative Excretion Abnormal Lipid Metabolism Peak Delay
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