Distribution of gastric lymphoid follicles in Helicobacter pylori-associated gastritis.

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BACKGROUND/AIMS Lymphoid follicles and the satellite lesions (intestinal metaplasia, atrophy and dysplasia) are known as precursor lesions of mucosa associated lymphoid tissue lymphomas in gastritis. Little is known about their prevalence in different distributions and types of Helicobacter pylori-associated gastritis. The aim of the study was to estimate… (More)

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@article{Sokmen2007DistributionOG, title={Distribution of gastric lymphoid follicles in Helicobacter pylori-associated gastritis.}, author={Mehmet Haci Sokmen and Damlanur Ertem Sakiz and Nihat Akbayir and Çetin Karaca and Ozdal Ersoy and Canan Alkim and Huseyin Demirsoy}, journal={Hepato-gastroenterology}, year={2007}, volume={54 73}, pages={285-9} }