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Light- and Electronmicroscopical Studies on the Distribution of Various Cell Types in the Sigmoid Colon of Normal Subjects and in Patients with Crohn’s Disease

  • L. A. Ginsel
  • Helen P. Liepman
  • Irene T. Weterman
Part of the Developments in Gastroenterology book series (DIGA, volume 1)

Abstract

Studies on the characterization and distribution of cell populations in normal human intestine and in the intestine of patients with Crohn’s disease [CD] are mainly based on light-microscopical investigations. Since light-microscopical studies alone are insufficient for complete characterization and quantification of cell populations, we studied by means of comparative light-microscopical [LM] and electron-microscopical [EM] photomontages the distribution of cell populations in the sigmoid colon for normal controls and for patients with CD.

Keywords

Ulcerative Colitis Plasma Cell Schwann Cell Lamina Propria Sigmoid Colon 
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© Martinus Nijhoff Publishers bv, The Hague 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. A. Ginsel
  • Helen P. Liepman
  • Irene T. Weterman

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