TITLE

Eosinophilic myenteric ganglionitis is associated with functional intestinal obstruction

AUTHOR(S)
Schappi, M.G.; Smith, V.V.; Milla, P.J.; Lindley, K.J.
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Gut;May2003, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p752
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Studies the association between eosinophilic myenteric ganglionitis and functional intestinal obstruction. Diagnostic features of severe functional intestinal obstruction and inflammation of the colonic lamina propria; Motility and histological characteristics of the condition.
ACCESSION #
9737036

 

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