[Relationship between pigment gallstone and intestinal barrier function: experiment with guinea pigs and clinical observations].


OBJECTIVE To investigate the relationship between the intestinal barrier function and pigment gallstone formation. METHODS Ninety Guinea pigs were divided randomly into 3 groups: normal control (CON) group receiving normal forage, pigment gallstone (PS) group receiving pigment gallstone-forming forage, and intestinal mucosa protection group receiving… (More)