Can a double isotope method be used to measure fractional zinc absorption from urinary samples?

A Rauscher, S Fairweather-Tait

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This study was designed to test whether fractional absorption calculated from urinary enrichment of stable isotopes of zinc accurately reflects true absorption measured by faecal monitoring.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)69-73
Number of pages5
JournalEuropean Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Feb 1997


  • Absorption
  • Administration, Oral
  • Aged
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Feces
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Injections, Intravenous
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Zinc
  • Zinc Isotopes

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