Brush border enzyme activities in relation to histological lesion in pediatric celiac disease.

@article{Prasad2008BrushBE,
  title={Brush border enzyme activities in relation to histological lesion in pediatric celiac disease.},
  author={Kaushal Kishor Prasad and Babu Ram Thapa and Chander Kanwal Nain and Arun Kumar Sharma and Kartar Singh},
  journal={Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology},
  year={2008},
  volume={23 8 Pt 2},
  pages={e348-52}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIM In celiac disease (CD), abnormalities of brush border enzyme activities have been detected in the course of the disease activity. There are conflicting results on intestinal mucosal enzyme activities and its correlation to mucosal injury in CD. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the brush border enzyme activities (disaccharidases and alkaline phosphatase) in the duodenal mucosa of North Indian children with CD and to examine their correlation to duodenal mucosal… CONTINUE READING

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