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The Relationship between Intestinal Motility and Interstitial Cells of Cajal in Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Mice

Ming-Liang Lu 1 , Hua Huang 1 , * , Li-Ming Liu 1 and Jiang Chang 1
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1 Department of Gastroenterology, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Kunming Medical University, Kunming, China
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  • Hepatitis Monthly: , 13 (10); e13674
  • Published Online: October 1, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 18, 2013
  • Revised: September 14, 2013
  • Accepted: September 21, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/hepatmon.13674

To Cite: Lu M, Huang H, Liu L, Chang J. The Relationship between Intestinal Motility and Interstitial Cells of Cajal in Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Mice, Hepat Mon. Online ahead of Print ;13(10):e13674. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.13674.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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