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Gastroenterol Clin North Am. 2018 Dec;47(4):727-739. doi: 10.1016/j.gtc.2018.07.002. Epub 2018 Sep 28.

Brain-Gut Axis: Clinical Implications.

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1
Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168th Street, PH 17, New York, NY 10032, USA.
2
Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168th Street, PH 17, New York, NY 10032, USA. Electronic address: kjg2133@cumc.columbia.edu.

Abstract

This article provides an overarching view of what is currently known about the physiology of the brain-gut axis in both health and disease and how these concepts apply to irritable bowel syndrome, the most common functional gastrointestinal disorder in pediatrics.

KEYWORDS:

Brain–gut axis; Brain–gut–microbiome axis; Enteric nervous system; Irritable bowel syndrome; Serotonin

PMID:
30337029
PMCID:
PMC6829582
DOI:
10.1016/j.gtc.2018.07.002
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