Inflammatory bowel disease

M. B. Statter, R. B. Hirschl, A. C. Coran

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Inflammatory bowel disease in children encompasses at least two forms of intestinal inflammation: ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. These two disease processes are differentiated based on clinical presentation, radiologic findings, endoscopic findings, histologic evaluation, and exclusion of alternative causes. The treatment and operative interventions are reviewed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1213-1231
Number of pages19
JournalPediatric clinics of North America
Issue number6
StatePublished - 1993
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health


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