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What histological changes might be observed in a biopsy specimen of the jejunum of an individual?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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In brief: Villous atrophy etc

Absorption of food is the main function of jejunum and disorders affecting absorption are often associated with atrophy of the villi.
There are other disease specific changes, e.g., tumors, lymphomas, crohn, and enterocolitis.

In brief: Villous atrophy etc

Absorption of food is the main function of jejunum and disorders affecting absorption are often associated with atrophy of the villi.
There are other disease specific changes, e.g., tumors, lymphomas, crohn, and enterocolitis.
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