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Vitamins, Harmones and Hemoglobin

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Which one of the following is elevated in plasma during the absorptive period (compared with the postabsorptive state)?



A Glucagon.

B Acetoacetate.

C Chylomicrons.

D Free fatty acids.

Ans. C Chylomicrons.

Chylomicrons are synthesized in the intestine following ingestion of a meal. Glucagon is depressed in the absorptive period. Acetoacetate, free fatty acids, and lactate are not elevated.

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