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The turnover and shedding of epithelial cells
  1. B. Creamer,
  2. R. G. Shorter,
  3. John Bamforth


    This paper confirms that the epithelial lining of the small intestine is in a state of continuous replacement and demonstrates that the whole of the gastrointestinal epithelium has a similar dynamic equilibrium.

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    Part I The turnover in the gastro-intestinal tract

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