Influence of Saccharomyces boulardii on the intestinal permeability of patients with Crohn's disease in remission.

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OBJECTIVE Crohn's disease (CD) is characterized by a reduction in mucosal integrity that permits antigen penetration into the intestinal tissue. The administration of probiotics has been suggested to improve the barrier function of the mucosa. The objective of this study was to evaluate the influence of Saccharomyces boulardii on the intestinal permeability… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/00365520801943354

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