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Activation of the Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenocortical Axis as a Gastroprotective Component of Stress Response

By Ludmila Filaretova

Submitted: October 21st 2010Reviewed: April 1st 2011Published: November 4th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/17553

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Ludmila Filaretova (November 4th 2011). Activation of the Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenocortical Axis as a Gastroprotective Component of Stress Response, Peptic Ulcer Disease Jianyuan Chai, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/17553. Available from:

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