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Physiology of gastric circulation

Handbook of Physiology, The Gastrointestinal System, Motility and Circulation

  1. Paul H. Guth1,
  2. Felix W. Leung2,
  3. Gordon L. Kauffman Jr3

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp060138

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Guth, P. H., Leung, F. W. and Kauffman, G. L. 2011. Physiology of gastric circulation. Comprehensive Physiology. 1371–1404.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Veterans Administration Medical Center and Center for Ulcer Research and Education (CURE), West Los Angeles, and University of California, Los Angeles, California

  2. 2

    Division of Gastroenterology, Sepulveda Veterans Administration Medical Center, University of California, Los Angeles, and CURE, West Los Angeles, California

  3. 3

    Division of General Surgery, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, and CURE, West Los Angeles, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Anatomy
    • 1.1
      Supplying Vessels
    • 1.2
      Microvessels
    • 1.3
      Modificàtion of Stomach Wall Blood Flow
    • 1.4
      Gastric Lymphatic System
  • 2
    Techniques for Measuring Gastric Blood Flow
    • 2.1
      Gross Flow
    • 2.2
      Mucosal Blood Flow
    • 2.3
      Techniques for Studying Gastric Microvasculature
  • 3
    Control of Gastric Blood Flow
    • 3.1
      Neural
    • 3.2
      Biogenic Amines
    • 3.3
      Gastrointestinal Hormones
    • 3.4
      Prostaglandins
    • 3.5
      Leukotrienes
  • 4
    Gastric Mucosal Blood Flow in Gastric Physiology
    • 4.1
      Acid Secretion
    • 4.2
      Autoregulation
    • 4.3
      Eating
    • 4.4
      Changes in Gastric Blood Flow With Age
    • 4.5
      Gastric Motility
    • 4.6
      Pulse Pressure
  • 5
    Gastric Mucosal Blood Flow in Gastric Pathophysiology
    • 5.1
      Effect of Disruption of Gastric Mucosal Barrier to Acid Backdiffusion
    • 5.2
      Prevention of Mucosal Injury
    • 5.3
      Role of Oxygen-Derived Free Radicals in Ischemic Gastric Injury
    • 5.4
      Effect of Local and Systemic Hypothermia
    • 5.5
      Effect of Portal Hypertension
    • 5.6
      Effect of Nicotine and Cigarette Smoke
    • 5.7
      Measurement of Gastric Hemodynamics in Humans