The Correlation of Endoscopic and Histological Diagnosis of Gastric Atrophy

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Gastric atrophy is a premalignant condition. The aim of this study was to evaluate the correlation between histological and endoscopic findings of atrophy, and to analyze the affecting factors. Atrophy was graded by endoscopy, and biopsy was performed in the antrum and body for the diagnosis of atrophy according to the Sydney system in the 1,330 subjects… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10620-009-0891-4

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