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Immunophysiology of Intestinal Electrolyte Transport

Handbook of Physiology, The Gastrointestinal System, Intestinal Absorption and Secretion

  1. D. W. Powell

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp060425

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Powell, D. W. 2011. Immunophysiology of Intestinal Electrolyte Transport. Comprehensive Physiology. 591–641.

Author Information

  1. Department of Medicine and Program in Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Effector Cells
    • 1.1
      Cells of Lamina Propria
    • 1.2
      Mast Cells
    • 1.3
      Phagocytes
  • 2
    Intermediate Targets
    • 2.1
      Amplification of Signal
    • 2.2
      Suppression of Signal
  • 3
    Soluble Mediators of Inflammation and Gut Response
    • 3.1
      Interleukins
    • 3.2
      Adenosine
    • 3.3
      Serotonin
    • 3.4
      Histamine
    • 3.5
      Kinins
    • 3.6
      Reactive Oxygen Metabolites
    • 3.7
      Platelet-Activating Factor
    • 3.8
      Arachidonic Acid Metabolites
  • 4
    Neuroendocrine-Immune Systems Interactions
    • 4.1
      Central Nervous System–Endocrine-Immune Systems Interactions
    • 4.2
      Enteric Nervous System–Immune System Interactions
  • 5
    Integrated Responses to Immune System Stimulation
    • 5.1
      Mast Cell Activation (Gut Anaphylaxis)
    • 5.2
      Phagocyte Activation (Acute Inflammation)
  • 6
    Summary and Conclusions