TITLE

HEALING AND FIBROSIS IN INTESTINAL DISEASE

AUTHOR(S)
Rieder, F.; Brenmoehl, J.; Leeb, S.; Schölmerich, J.; Rogler, G.
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Gut;Jan2007, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p130
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article investigates wound healing and fibrosis in intestinal disease. Although efforts for the development of anti-inflammatory treatments for patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) have been extensive, treatments for fibrosis and fistulas in IBD are still lacking. Experts recommend for further studies to deepen understanding of the mechanisms responsible for the development of fibrosis in the gastrointestinal mucosa.
ACCESSION #
23627632

 

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