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duodenal foveolar metaplasia

Monday 7 August 2017

foveolar metaplasia of the duodenal mucosa; duodenal foveolar metaplasia; Gastric foveolar metaplasia of the duodenum

Definition : Gastric-type epithelium and islands of oxyntic mucosa in duodenal biopsies are considered by some to be part of a spectrum of metaplastic change related to peptic disorders.

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- duodenal anomalies