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Volume 2012, Article ID 424802, 19 pages
Review Article

Gastroparesis: Concepts, Controversies, and Challenges

Division of Gastroenterology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA

Received 9 July 2012; Accepted 25 July 2012

Academic Editors: N. A. Afzal, J. I. Campbell, C. Domeneghini, T. Keck, and H. Kuramochi

Copyright © 2012 Klaus Bielefeldt. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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