Inflammatory and infectious manifestations of immunodeficiency in the gastrointestinal tract

@article{Panarelli2018InflammatoryAI,
  title={Inflammatory and infectious manifestations of immunodeficiency in the gastrointestinal tract},
  author={Nicole C. Panarelli and Rhonda K. Yantiss},
  journal={Modern Pathology},
  year={2018},
  volume={31},
  pages={844-861}
}
Immune compromise may result from genetic abnormalities, HIV/AIDS, or consequences of therapy for neoplastic and autoimmune diseases. Many immunocompromised patients develop severe gastrointestinal symptoms, particularly diarrhea, accompanied by non-specific or mild endoscopic abnormalities; mucosal biopsy with pathologic interpretation has a major role in… CONTINUE READING