LAY MARTIN, B.S., M.D., F.A.C.P.; MORTEN MORGANSTERN, M.D.; M. L. CARROLL, A.B.
The institution of hypodermic injections of histamine as a gastric stimulant, has enabled investigators to obtain undiluted gastric juice with much more facility than previously; no corrections have to be made for dilution by an alcohol meal.
Gamble and McIver1 determined the amount of fixed base in a Pavlov pouch from the fundic end of the stomach. They found a fairly constant level of Cl1 but a varying amount of base. The level was low on a meal diet, and high on a fasting stomach. The gastric Cl1 value (158 c.c. 0.1 N per 100 c.c.) is near the
MARTIN L, MORGANSTERN M, CARROLL ML. Gastric Secretion-The Electrolytes before and Their Changes at Various Periods after Histamine Stimulation12. Ann Intern Med. 1932;6:91–128. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-6-1-91
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