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Table 3 Densities of rectal IE and LP immune endocrine cells before, during and after Campylobacter infection

From: Changes in the symptom pattern and the densities of large-intestinal endocrine cells following Campylobacter infection in irritable bowel syndrome: a case report

Cell type Before infection During infection After infection Controls 95% confidence interval
2 months 4 months
Leucocytes in LP 71 298 104 202 82–112
Leucocytes in IE 105 224 172 153 81–120
Lymphocytes in LP 1 42 2 2 0-6
Lymphocytes in IE 2 7 7 9 0-2
Mast cells 9 19 14 15 9-12
  1. Quantifications and controls are the same as in Table 2.