Intestines, Small

Known as: Small intestine, Gastrointestinal Tract, Small Intestine, Intestinum tenue 
The section of the intestines between the pylorus and cecum. The small intestine is approximately 20 feet long and consists of the duodenum, the… (More)

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2015
Review
2015
Diarrheal diseases are among the leading causes of morbidity and mortality in the world, particularly among young children. A… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
The small intestine epithelium renews every 2 to 5 days, making it one of the most regenerative mammalian tissues. Genetic… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
The requirements for in vivo steady state differentiation of IL-17-producing T-helper (Th17) cells, which are potent inflammation… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Wireless capsule endoscopy is a new technique that allows complete exploration of the small bowel without external wires. Its… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
The intestinal epithelium is the most rapidly self-renewing tissue in adult mammals. It is currently believed that four to six… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
To maintain immune homeostasis, the intestinal immune system has evolved redundant regulatory strategies. In this regard, the gut… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Mutations of the genes encoding APC or ß-catenin in colon carcinoma induce the constitutive formation of nuclear ß-catenin/Tcf-4… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
The successful application of laparoscopic surgery to gallbladder disease and acute appendicitis has encouraged clinical… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
Needing a single index of degree of illness in Crohn's disease, the National Cooperative Crohn's Disease Study group collected… (More)
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1970
Highly Cited
1970
A polypeptide, which has potent and diverse biological action-including systemic vasodilation, hypotension, increased cardiac… (More)
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