Morphological alterations in experimental esophagitis

  title={Morphological alterations in experimental esophagitis},
  author={J. A. Salo and Vesa-Pekka Lehto and Dr. E. Kivilaakso},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
The morphology of esophagitis, both in the presence and absence of acid, was studied by light microscopy and transmission and scanning electron microscopy. For this purpose the rabbit esophagus was isolatedin situ and perfused with agents known to cause esophageal mucosal damage (HCl, pepsin, taurocholate, and deoxycholate). In addition, changes in the… CONTINUE READING