Endocrine cells in the oxyntic mucosa of the stomach in patients with irritable bowel syndrome.

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AIM To study the different endocrine cell types in the oxyntic mucosa of patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). METHODS Seventy-six patients with IBS were included in the study (62 females and 14 males; mean age 32 years, range 18-55 years), of which 40 also fulfilled the Rome III criteria for functional dyspepsia (FDP). Of the entire IBS cohort… (More)
DOI: 10.4253/wjge.v6.i5.176

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