Roentgenographic mucosal patterns in the “malabsorption syndrome“

  title={Roentgenographic mucosal patterns in the “malabsorption syndrome“},
  author={Leonard Edward Swischuk and J Darlene Welsh},
  journal={The American Journal of Digestive Diseases},
A reevaluation was undertaken of roentgenographic findings as seen in diseases producing malabsorption. Seventy-nine cases were reviewed of patients having both small-bowel series and small-bowel biopsies. The emphasis was on the evaluation of roentgenographic small-bowel mucosal patterns and their correlation with histologic changes. Absorption test results were reviewed and the patients were then grouped and discussed on the following bases: (1) normals (controls), (2) those with adult celiac… CONTINUE READING