Differential Effects of FODMAPs (Fermentable Oligo-, Di-, Mono-Saccharides and Polyols) on Small and Large Intestinal Contents in Healthy Subjects Shown by MRI

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Murray, Kathryn ; Wilkinson-Smith, Victoria ; Hoad, Caroline ; Costigan, Carolyn ; Cox, Eleanor ; Lam, Ching ; Marciani, Luca ; Gowland, Penny ; Spiller, Robin C (2013)
  • Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
  • Journal: The American Journal of Gastroenterology, volume 109, issue 1, pages 110-119 (issn: 0002-9270, eissn: 1572-0241)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1038/ajg.2013.386, pmc: PMC3887576
  • Subject: Colon/Small Bowel

OBJECTIVES: The objective of this study was to investigate whether ingestion of fructose and fructans (such as inulin) can exacerbate irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) symptoms. The aim was to better understand the origin of these symptoms by magnetic resonance imaging (M... View more
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