TITLE

Novel pathophysiological concepts of inflammatory bowel disease

AUTHOR(S)
Hibi, Toshifumi; Ogata, Haruhiko
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Journal of Gastroenterology;Jan2006, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the novel pathophysiological concepts of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Genetic factors play an important role in the pathogenesis of IBD and in both Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. An illustration on the mechanism of gut-associated lymphoid tissue has been presented.
ACCESSION #
19870721

 

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