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Esophageal mucous membrane

Known as: Tunica mucosa oesophageae, Lamina muscularis mucosae oesophageae, Oesophageal Mucosa 
Circular innermost layer of the ESOPHAGUS wall that mediates esophageal PERISTALSIS which pushes ingested food bolus toward the stomach.
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND By assessing the intrapapillary capillary loop in esophageal mucosa, magnifying endoscopy can play an important role… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE:Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE), a disorder characterized by eosinophilic infiltration of the esophageal mucosa, has… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND & AIMS Eosinophilic esophagitis (EE) shares symptoms with gastroesophageal reflux disease but has distinctive… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Esophageal adenocarcinoma (EAC) arises after normal squamous mucosa undergoes metaplasia to specialized columnar epithelium… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Barrett's esophagus is a pre-malignant change in esophageal mucosa. Its relation to the reflux disease of the esophagus and the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND This report presents clinical results of photodynamic therapy in patients with Barrett's esophagus and dysplasia or… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Bile acid toxicity has been shown in the gastric, colonic, and hepatic tissues; the effect on oesophageal mucosa is… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
SEVERAL observations suggest interactions between the immune and nervous systems1,2. Psoriasis and atopic dermatitis may worsen… Expand
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Review
1988
Review
1988
  • H. Grice
  • Food and chemical toxicology : an international…
  • 1988
  • Corpus ID: 21918353
Butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA) induces tumours of the squamous epithelium of the forestomach of rodents, but not at other sites… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Twenty-four-hour pH monitoring of the distal esophagus quantitates gastroesophageal reflux in a near physiologic setting by… Expand
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