Chapter 51. Disorders of Epithelial Transport in the Small Intestine

  1. Tadataka Yamada MD President Adjunct Professor3,4
  1. Martín G. Martín MD, MPP Professor of Pediatrics1 and
  2. Ernest M. Wright FRS Professor of Physiology2

Published Online: 17 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444303254.ch51

Textbook of Gastroenterology

Textbook of Gastroenterology

How to Cite

Martín, M. G. and Wright, E. M. (2008) Disorders of Epithelial Transport in the Small Intestine, in Textbook of Gastroenterology (ed T. Yamada), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444303254.ch51

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Global Health Program, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Seattle, Washington, USA

  2. 4

    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Mattel Children's Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Gastroenterology and Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA

  2. 2

    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 14 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405169110

Online ISBN: 9781444303254

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Keywords:

  • epithelial transport disorders in small intestine and disturbances in ion assimilation;
  • carbohydrate assimilation disorders;
  • fat assimilation disorders;
  • mineral and electrolyte absorption and secretion disorders;
  • vitamin absorption disorders;
  • disorders of epithelial transport in small intestine;
  • disorders of amino acid and peptide assimilation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Disorders of carbohydrate assimilation

  • Disorders of amino acid and peptide assimilation

  • Disorders of fat assimilation

  • Disorders of mineral and electrolyte absorption and secretion

  • Disorders of vitamin absorption

  • References