TITLE

The role cc eosinophils in inflammatory bowel disease

AUTHOR(S)
Al-Haddad, S.; Riddell, R. H.
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Gut;Dec2005, Vol. 54 Issue 12, p1674
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Numbers of activated eosinophils are higher in patients with active and inactive ulcerative colitis (UC) compared with controls, but higher in the quiescent than in the active phase, indicating that eosinophils may play diverse roles in the pathophysiology of inflammatory bowel disease (proinflammatory versus repair).
ACCESSION #
19160184

 

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