Endoscopic findings and clinicopathologic characteristics of colonic schistosomiasis: a report of 46 cases.

@article{Cao2010EndoscopicFA,
  title={Endoscopic findings and clinicopathologic characteristics of colonic schistosomiasis: a report of 46 cases.},
  author={Jun Cao and Wen-jia Liu and Xin-yun Xu and Xiaoping Zou},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2010},
  volume={16 6},
  pages={
          723-7
        }
}
AIM To make a retrospective analysis of endoscopy findings and clinicopathologic characteristics of colonic schistosomiasis in order to further improve our understanding of the disease and decrease its misdiagnosis. METHODS Endoscopy findings and clinicopathologic characteristics of 46 intestinal schistosomiasis patients were retrospectively analyzed. All the patients underwent colonoscopy and all biopsy specimens stained with hematoxylin and eosin were observed under a light microscope… CONTINUE READING
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