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Bloating and distension in irritable bowel syndrome: The role of gastrointestinal transit. / Agrawal, Anurag; Houghton, Lesley A.; Reilly, Brian; Morris, Julie; Whorwell, Peter J.

In: American Journal Of Gastroenterology, Vol. 104, No. 8, 08.2009, p. 1998-2004.

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Agrawal, A, Houghton, LA, Reilly, B, Morris, J & Whorwell, PJ 2009, 'Bloating and distension in irritable bowel syndrome: The role of gastrointestinal transit', American Journal Of Gastroenterology, vol. 104, no. 8, pp. 1998-2004. https://doi.org/10.1038/ajg.2009.251

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Agrawal, A., Houghton, L. A., Reilly, B., Morris, J., & Whorwell, P. J. (2009). Bloating and distension in irritable bowel syndrome: The role of gastrointestinal transit. American Journal Of Gastroenterology, 104(8), 1998-2004. https://doi.org/10.1038/ajg.2009.251

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Agrawal A, Houghton LA, Reilly B, Morris J, Whorwell PJ. Bloating and distension in irritable bowel syndrome: The role of gastrointestinal transit. American Journal Of Gastroenterology. 2009 Aug;104(8):1998-2004. https://doi.org/10.1038/ajg.2009.251

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Agrawal, Anurag ; Houghton, Lesley A. ; Reilly, Brian ; Morris, Julie ; Whorwell, Peter J. / Bloating and distension in irritable bowel syndrome: The role of gastrointestinal transit. In: American Journal Of Gastroenterology. 2009 ; Vol. 104, No. 8. pp. 1998-2004.

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