Table 1

Patients' ages and the number of normal gastrointestinal samples as to the methods used

Tissue

Age (yr) Range (median)

GATA-4

GATA-6

Ihh3

IHC1

ISH2

IHC1

ISH2

IHC1


Stomach

0.95 – 91.0 (15.4)

11

6

10

7

7

Duodenum

0.95 – 73.0 (11.6)

16

9

14

8

8

Ileum

6.08 – 76.0 (31.0)

8

3

7

3

4

Colon

5.90 – 76.0 (13.9)

8

6

7

6

2

Rectum

0.04 – 13.91 (6.89)

6

9

3

8

1


Abbreviations: 1IHC = immunohistochemistry, 2ISH = in situ hybridization, 3Ihh = Indian hedgehog

Haveri et al. BMC Gastroenterology 2008 8:9   doi:10.1186/1471-230X-8-9

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