Table 2

‚ÄÉReproducibility of gastric emptying and meal related symptom scores in 20 patients with functional dyspepsia

1st emptying test2nd emptying testCV (%)
Half emptying times (t1/2) and symptom severity scores for repeated testing are shown, as well as the coefficient of variability (CV %) between the results of both tests.
Solid t1/2 (min)86 (7)90 (7)73
Liquid t1/2 (min)67 (5)69 (5)67
Cumulative symptom score113 (16)116 (19)48
Fullness28 (5)27 (5)59
Bloating25 (5)25 (5)30
Belching21 (3)20 (4)49
Nausea17 (4)18 (4)41
Epigastric pain15 (4)18 (5)14
Epigastric burning7 (3)8 (4)40