Intestinal cytokines in children with pervasive developmental disorders

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OBJECTIVE:A relationship between autism and gastrointestinal (GI) immune dysregulation has been postulated based on incidence of GI complaints as well as macroscopically observed lymphonodular hyperplasia and microscopically determined enterocolitis in pediatric patients with autism. To evaluate GI immunity, we quantitatively assessed levels of… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2003.07593.x

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@article{Defelice2003IntestinalCI, title={Intestinal cytokines in children with pervasive developmental disorders}, author={Magee L Defelice and Eduardo D. Ruchelli and Jonathan E. Markowitz and Melissa L Strogatz and Krishna P. Reddy and Khadijeh Kadivar and Andrew E. Mulberg and Kurt A. Brown}, journal={American Journal of Gastroenterology}, year={2003}, volume={98}, pages={1777-1782} }