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Chapter 60: Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth References


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Box 60-1 Bibliography


Sparkes AH, Papasouliotis K, Sunvold G, et al. Bacterial flora in the duodenum of healthy cats and effect of dietary supplementation with fructooligosaccharides. American Journal of Veterinary Research 1998; 59: 431-435.

Sparkes AH, Papasouliotis K, Sunvold G, et al. Effect of dietary supplementation with fructooligosaccharides on fecal flora of healthy cats. American Journal of Veterinary Research 1998; 59: 436-440.

Terada A, Hara H, Kato S, et al. Effect of lactosucrose (4G-BD-galactosucrose) on faecal flora and faecal putrefactive products of cats. Journal of Veterinary Medical Science 1993; 55: 291-295.

Willard MD, Simpson RB, Delles EK, et al. Effects of dietary supplementation of fructooligosaccharides on small intestinal bacterial overgrowth in dogs. American Journal of Veterinary Research 1994; 55: 654-659.



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