Importance of apoptosis in the histopathology of drug related lesions in the large intestine.

@article{Lee1993ImportanceOA,
  title={Importance of apoptosis in the histopathology of drug related lesions in the large intestine.},
  author={Frederick D. Lee},
  journal={Journal of clinical pathology},
  year={1993},
  volume={46 2},
  pages={118-22}
}
AIM To investigate the possibility that the incidence of apoptotic bodies in the cryptal epithelium might help to identify colonic lesions due to drugs, especially non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). METHODS The apoptotic count (AC) the number of apoptotic bodies per 100 crypts was calculated in a series of colorectal biopsy specimens, stained… CONTINUE READING