Loading...
  • ingestion of lactose
  • In lactase-deficient patients, some of the carbohydrates reaching the colon can be metabolized by bacteria into short-chain fatty acids and absorbed, but the net result of ingestion of lactose is a substantial rise in fluid and gas in the bowel. (aafp.org)
  • flatulence
  • The principal symptom of lactose intolerance is an adverse reaction to products containing lactose (primarily milk), including abdominal bloating and cramps, flatulence, diarrhea, nausea, borborygmi, and vomiting (particularly in adolescents). (wikipedia.org)
  • maldigestion
  • 48 males, 50 females) were tested for lactose maldigestion by breath hydrogen analysis after consuming milk containing 16.5 g lactose (360 ml milk). (springer.com)
  • Results of this study indicate that the prevalance of lactose maldigestion significantly increases with age in blacks compared to whites and that the magnitude of the problem may be greater in black maldigesters than in white maldigesters. (springer.com)
  • bacteria
  • In addition to increasing the volume and fluidity of the gastrointestinal contents, unabsorbed lactose entering the colon is affected by bacteria. (aafp.org)
  • Objetivo
  • Resumo em português Objetivo: determinar a prevalência de má absorção de lactose e sua associação com a cor da pele e com a idade em crianças e adolescentes de escolas públicas do município de Porto Alegre. (worldwidescience.org)