Is there a role of interstitial cells of Cajal and mast cells and eosinophils in appendicitis in children?


Karakus E., Azili M. N. , Karabulut B., Bayram Kabacam G., KARAKUŞ R.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.45, no.4, pp.800-803, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1408-21
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.800-803
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background/aim: The aim of this study was to compare the distribution of interstitial Cajal cells, eosinophils, and mast cells in normal and inflamed appendices, and to evaluate the correlation of presence of these cells with severity of inflammation in appendicitis.