Surface features of small-intestinal mucosa in childhood diarrheal disorders.

Abstract

The pathophysiology of diarrhea, especially in the otherwise healthy child, is still poorly understood. The aim of this study was to use the scanning electron microscope (SEM) to examine the surface of the jejunal mucosa of children with chronic nonspecific diarrhea (CNSD) (n = 9) and to compare the findings with specimens obtained from children with (n… (More)

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@article{McClean1996SurfaceFO, title={Surface features of small-intestinal mucosa in childhood diarrheal disorders.}, author={Phillip E. McClean and Jaime Dodge and Sam Nunn and Kevin Carr and James M. Sloan}, journal={Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition}, year={1996}, volume={23 5}, pages={538-46} }