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journal article 
Author(s):
Esposito, I; Born, D; Bergmann, F; Longerich, T; Welsch, T; Giese, NA; Büchler, MW; Kleeff, J; Friess, H; Schirmacher, P 
Title:
Autoimmune pancreatocholangitis, non-autoimmune pancreatitis and primary sclerosing cholangitis: a comparative morphological and immunological analysis. 
Abstract:
BACKGROUND: Autoimmune pancreatocholangitis (AIPC) is an emerging, not completely characterized disease. Aim of this study was the comprehensive evaluation of a series of AIPC patients, who were diagnosed and treated in a European institution between January 2003 and July 2006. METHODOLOGY/PRINCIPAL FINDINGS: Thirty-three patients with histologically confirmed AIPC were analyzed and compared to 20 patients with non-autoimmune chronic pancreatitis (CP) and 14 patients with primary sclerosing chol...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
PLoS ONE 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
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Pages contribution:
e2539 
Language:
eng 
TUM Institution:
Institut für Allgemeine Pathologie und pathologische Anatomie