Aphthous Lesions

  • Fumihito Hirai


Aphthae are normally understood as the smallest type of lesion to possess mucosal defects.


Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Ulcerative Colitis Small Type Mucosal Defect Lymph Follicle 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of GastroenterologyFukuoka University Chikushi HospitalChikushino, FukuokaJapan

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