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abnormal Brunner's gland morphology +   
any structural anomaly of the branched acinotubular glands found in the submucosa of the duodenum located above the Sphincter of Oddi; their main function is to produce a mucus-rich alkaline secretion (containing bicarbonate) to protect the duodenum from the acidic content of chyme, provide an alkaline condition for the intestinal enzymes to be active (thus enabling absorption to take place), and lubricate the intestinal walls; they also secrete urogastrone, which inhibits parietal and chief cells of the stomach from secreting acid and their digestive enzymes
abnormal crypts of Lieberkuhn morphology +   
abnormal duodenum morphology +   
abnormal ileum morphology +   
abnormal intestinal enteroendocrine cell morphology  
abnormal intestinal goblet cell morphology +   
abnormal intestinal mucosa thickness +   
abnormal jejunum morphology +   
abnormal small intestinal villus morphology +   
abnormal small intestine crypts of Lieberkuhn morphology +   
abnormal small intestine length +   
abnormal small intestine placement +   
abnormal trachea gland morphology +   
intestinal ulcer  
small intestinal prolapse  

Exact Synonyms: abnormal duodenal gland morphology ;   abnormal gland of Brunner morphology ;   abnormal glandula duodenales Brunneri morphology ;   abnormal glandula duodenales morphology
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