TITLE

Novel mechanism for impaired nitrergic relaxation in achalasia

AUTHOR(S)
Boeckxstaens, G. E.
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Gut;Mar2006, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p304
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
New insights into the pathogenesis of achalasia indicate that incubation with serum from patients with achalasia leads to altered neurochemical coding of the myenteric plexus and impairs the nitrergic response to nerve stimulation.
ACCESSION #
20098076

 

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