Aetiology of ulcerative colitis.

Ever since ulcerative colitis was described by Sir Samuel Wilks in 1859, the aetiology of this intriguing condition has aroused great interest, speculation, and study. And yet, 105 years later, Broberger (1964) felt it necessary to conclude the tenth annual memorial lecture to the American Gastroenterological Association with the following words: 'Only too… CONTINUE READING