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Botox proves effective against diabetic gastroparesis

Diabetic gastroperesis is a condition where gastric secretions are not eliminated which causes pain, nausea and vomiting. A study has found that injection of botulinum toxin into the stomach provides relief from the condition.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Reuters Health

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  • Diabetic gastroperesis

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About: Botox proves effective against diabetic gastroparesis

Date: 4 October 2004

Source: Reuters Health

Author: Anthony J. Brown

URL: http://www.reuters.co.uk/newsArticle.jhtml?type=healthNews&storyID=6408656§ion=news

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