Table 2

Mast cell densities by layer for cholelithiasis and biliary dyskinesia patients

Layer

Cholelithiasis

Biliary Dyskinesia

p value


Epithelium

mean

.36 ± .33

.25 ± .37

.43

peak

1.18 ± .75

1.07 ± 1.20

.79

Lamina propria

mean

17.01 ± 7.92

11.90 ± 2.90

.035

peak

24.55 ± 9.49

18.57 ± 4.69

.05

Muscularis

mean

11.33 ± 6.76

9.64 ± 3.94

.33

Mucosae

peak

17.91 ± 10.52

14.71 ± 5.25

.68


Friesen et al. BMC Research Notes 2011 4:322   doi:10.1186/1756-0500-4-322

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