NUTRITION, vol.22, no.2, pp.179-186, 2006 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
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Objective: Radiotherapy is an important aspect of multimodal cancer therapy, but radiation-induced acute intestinal injury is a common and serious problem. Disruption of niorphologic mucosal integrity and normal bacterial microflora after abdominal radiation leads to malabsorpition and bacterial translocation.