inflammatory bowel disease


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inflammatory bowel disease

[in‚flam·ə‚tȯr·ē ′bau̇l diz‚ēz]
(medicine)
A general term for two closely related conditions, ulcerative colitis and regional enteritis or Crohn's disease.
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Kindermann, "Adherence to oral maintenance treatment in adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease," Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, vol.
al-Salami, "Inflammatory bowel disease: clinical aspects and treatments," Journal of Inflammation Research, vol.
Barkun et al., "SCENIC international consensus statement on surveillance and management of dysplasia in inflammatory bowel disease," Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol.
Inflammatory bowel disease. N Engl J Med 2009;361:2066-78.
Incidence of pediatric IBD varies in different countries, the highest being reported in Western countries especially in Northern parts of America and Europe.4 A growing tendency in the incidence and prevalence of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in Asia has been documented for the past two decades.
Interestingly, in a (http://www.cghjournal.org/article/S1542-3565(16)00047-1/fulltext) recent large study where we observed 2,007 people living with inflammatory bowel disease over nine years, we found a strong association between symptoms of depression or anxiety and disease activity over time.
Guidelines for immunizations in patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis 2004; 10: 677-92.
National estimates of the burden of inflammatory bowel disease among racial and ethnic groups in the United States.
The lung in inflammatory bowel disease. Eur Respir J.
A follow-up CT scan of her abdomen in February 2013 showed diffuse colonic thickening, which was concerning for inflammatory bowel disease versus irritable bowel syndrome.
Objective: To determine the outcomes of surgical management of inflammatory bowel disease.
"This could not only help patients with inflammatory bowel disease, but also might offer clues about how to treat other chronic inflammatory diseases caused by abnormal T cell responses, such as allergic and autoimmune disorders."

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