Which lab result is characteristic of infectious colitis?

Updated: Jan 04, 2019
  • Author: David A Piccoli, MD; Chief Editor: Carmen Cuffari, MD  more...
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In typical infectious colitis, the lamina propria of the large intestine is infiltrated by polymorphonuclear leukocytes (PMNs).

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