Table 1

The gastric antral area

Antrum Area

Saline

Oxytocin

Atosiban


Cm2

Cm2

Cm2


15 min

704 (606 – 796)

622 (420 – 872)

512 (389 – 748)*

90 min

293 (222 – 505)

349 (141 – 522)

315 (230 – 520)


The area between saline and atosiban differed at 15 min, * = p < 0.05. Median, q1-q3; n = 10. Wilcoxon signed rank test.

Ohlsson et al. BMC Gastroenterology 2006 6:11   doi:10.1186/1471-230X-6-11

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