La biopsia endoscopica nelle malattie del piccolo intestino

Translated title of the contribution: Endoscopic biopsy in small bowel diseases

Laura Ricevuti, Simona Fornaro, Antonio Di Sabatino, Gino Roberto Corraza

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The aim of this paper is to review the indications and bounds of endoscopic biopsy of the small intestine, emphasizing the importance of technical strategies aimed to optimize its performance. Moreover, the role of endoscopy in the diagnosis of some intestinal diseases, such ulcerative jejunoileitis a-β-lipoproteinemia, Whipple's disease and, above all, coeliac disease is reviewed.

Translated title of the contributionEndoscopic biopsy in small bowel diseases
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)11-14
Number of pages4
JournalGiornale Italiano di Endoscopia Digestiva
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2002

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology


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