The American Journal of Digestive Diseases

, Volume 10, Issue 1, pp 43–46 | Cite as

The effect of acetylphenylhydrazine upon epithelial turnover in the small intestine

  • Marcel E. Conrad
  • Lewis R. Weintraub
  • Betty Merrill
  • William H. Crosby


Administration of acetylphenylhydrazine to rats produced an accelerated turnover of jejunal and duodenal mucosal cells without altering the appearance of the cells or the structure of the villi.


Public Health Small Intestine Mucosal Cell Epithelial Turnover Acetylphenylhydrazine 
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© Hoeber Medical Division • Harper & Row, Publishers 1965

Authors and Affiliations

  • Marcel E. Conrad
    • 1
  • Lewis R. Weintraub
    • 1
  • Betty Merrill
    • 1
  • William H. Crosby
    • 1
  1. 1.From the Department of Hemalology and the Department of GastroenterologyWalter Reed Army Institute of ResearchWashington, D. C.

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