Chronic effect of intragastric ammonia on gastric mucosal structures in rats


The prevalence ofHelicobacter pylori (HP) in the gastric mucosa of patients with chronic atrophic gastritis has been reported to be significantly higher than in normal mucosa. To clarify the role of HP in the etiology of chronic atrophic gastritis, we assessed the effect of ammonia on the gastric mucosal structure in rats, since HP has a strong urease… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01300084


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