The Role of Mast Cells in Irritable Bowel Syndrome

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Lee, Kang Nyeong ; Lee, Oh Young (2016)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Gastroenterology Research and Practice, volume 2,016 (issn: 1687-6121, eissn: 1687-630X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2016/2031480, pmc: PMC5225338
  • Subject: Diseases of the digestive system. Gastroenterology | Review Article | RC799-869 | Article Subject

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is one of the most common functional gastrointestinal disorders, but its treatment is unsatisfactory as its pathophysiology is multifactorial. The putative factors of IBS pathophysiology are visceral hypersensitivity and intestinal dysmoti... View more
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