New Breath Test to Diagnose Gastroparesis

FDA recently announced the approval of the Gastric Emptying Breath Test (GEBT) as a diagnostic tool for gastroparesis — this condition is, though not well known, a common complication of diabetes.   Gastroparesis slows or stops the movement of food down the digestive tract from the stomach to the small intestine.  It is a common complication of diabetes, and can make diabetes management more difficult.

Read the full story here:  FDA Approves Innovative Breath Test to Diagnose Gastroparesis | diaTribe.

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2 Responses to New Breath Test to Diagnose Gastroparesis

  1. Tessa says:

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    New Breath Test To Diagnose Gastgroparesis

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  2. I have so many symptoms of diabetes and I not a diabetic according to my tests.

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