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Dr. Whitehead shares an extensive experience in the interpretation of gastrointestinal mucosal biopsy with us. He presents the normal appearance and most of the abnormalities that might be encountered. The three major sections, on the stomach, small bowel, and colon, are followed by a selected and reasonably current bibliography. Most of the 182 illustrations appear to be suction biopsies with some forceps and a few surgical specimens. Figures 94 to 96 appear to be autopsy material. The illustrations generally are fairly well oriented sections, with some exceptions. Some of the sections are overstained to the extent that fine detail cannot
Mucosal Biopsy of the Gastrointestinal Tract.. Ann Intern Med. ;81:138. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-81-1-138_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1974;81(1):138.
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