fundic mucosa

fundic mucosa

The gastric mucosa of the proximal stomach, which is characterised by tubular (“straight”) acid-secreting glands, with scattered mucus cells in the upper gland and chief (zymogenic) cells in the lower gland with scattered endocrine (ECL) cells.
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They found that 57% of patients lacked intestinal metaplasia and that most tumors (70%) developed in cardiac-type or fundic mucosa.
Microscopically, gastric mucosa containing either cardiac, antral and potentially acid-secreting fundic mucosa can be found.