The prognostic value of sulphomucin positive intestinal metaplasia in the development of gastric cancer.

@article{Ectors1986ThePV,
  title={The prognostic value of sulphomucin positive intestinal metaplasia in the development of gastric cancer.},
  author={Nadine L E Y Ectors and Michael F. Dixon},
  journal={Histopathology},
  year={1986},
  volume={10 12},
  pages={1271-7}
}
Gastric biopsy specimens from 230 patients with chronic atrophic gastritis were investigated with the use of mucin stains for the presence and type of intestinal metaplasia. Metaplasia was not shown in 59 cases; 92 of the 171 cases with metaplasia were sulphomucin positive and 79 were negative. The patients were followed-up from 1976 to 1985. Eight patients… CONTINUE READING