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Colitis, Lymphocytic

"Colitis, Lymphocytic" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A subtype of MICROSCOPIC COLITIS, characterized by chronic watery DIARRHEA of unknown origin, a normal COLONOSCOPY but abnormal histopathology on BIOPSY. Microscopic examination of biopsy samples taken from the COLON show infiltration of LYMPHOCYTES in the superficial EPITHELIUM and the underlying connective tissue (lamina propria).


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Colitis, Lymphocytic" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Colitis, Lymphocytic" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 10 publications over 7 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2019
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.