403 Jejunal Morphology and Disaccharidase Activities in Children with Chronic Diarrhea


With the hypothesis that mucosal enzymes are a reflection of villous height, an investigation was carried out on 34 jejunal biopsy samples from children with mucosal injury. These were classified into 4 groups (B-E) according to villous to crypt ratio (V/C) and were compared with normal biopsies and those from cases of gluten sensitive enteropathy (GSE):1… (More)
DOI: 10.1203/00006450-197804001-00408