Duodenal reflux induces cyclooxygenase-2 in the esophageal mucosa of rats: Evidence for involvement of bile acids Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Duodenogastric Reflux
  • Esophagus
  • Isoenzymes
  • Mucous Membrane
  • Prostaglandin-Endoperoxide Synthases

abstract

  • Reflux of duodenal contents into the esophagus led to increased COX-2 expression and mucosal thickening. Bile acids are likely to contribute to these effects.

publication date

  • December 27, 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 11729118

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1391

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 121

number

  • 6