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Co58B12 absorption (hepatic surface count) after gastrectomy, ileal resection, and in coeliac disorders
  1. D. J. Fone,
  2. W. T. Cooke,
  3. M. J. Meynell,
  4. E. L. Harris


    This paper demonstrates that the hepatic surface counting technique is a reliable and satisfactory method of estimating the absorption of radioactive vitamin B12. It does not require the collection of faeces or urine and is therefore particularly useful in studying out-patients.

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