Veronica L Novosad et al.
American journal of physiology. Gastrointestinal and liver physiology, 305(6), G418-G426 (2013-07-23)
Injury to the intestinal mucosa is a life-threatening problem in a variety of clinical disorders, including hemorrhagic shock, trauma, burn, pancreatitis, and heat stroke. The susceptibility to injury of different regions of intestine in these disorders is not well understood.