Change in incidence of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis in Denmark. A study based on the National Registry of Patients, 1981-1992.

@article{Fonager1997ChangeII,
  title={Change in incidence of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis in Denmark. A study based on the National Registry of Patients, 1981-1992.},
  author={Kirsten M Fonager and Henrik Toft S\orensen and J\orn Olsen},
  journal={International journal of epidemiology},
  year={1997},
  volume={26 5},
  pages={1003-8}
}
BACKGROUND The incidence of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in Denmark is considered to be among the highest in Europe. However, the diseases are relatively rare and therefore it would be useful if existing registers could replace ad hoc examination in the surveillance of IBD. METHODS The present study used the Danish National Registry of Patients to estimate incidence rates, 1981-1992. RESULTS A total of 2806 patients with Crohn's disease (CD) and 8125 with ulcerative colitis (UC) were… CONTINUE READING

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Change in incidence of Crohn 's disease and ulcerative colitis in Denmark .
A total of 2806 patients with Crohn 's disease ( CD ) and 8125 with ulcerative colitis ( UC ) were identified .
Change in incidence of Crohn 's disease and ulcerative colitis in Denmark .
A total of 2806 patients with Crohn 's disease ( CD ) and 8125 with ulcerative colitis ( UC ) were identified .
Change in incidence of Crohn 's disease and ulcerative colitis in Denmark .
A total of 2806 patients with Crohn 's disease ( CD ) and 8125 with ulcerative colitis ( UC ) were identified .
Change in incidence of Crohn 's disease and ulcerative colitis in Denmark .
A total of 2806 patients with Crohn 's disease ( CD ) and 8125 with ulcerative colitis ( UC ) were identified .
The incidence of inflammatory bowel disease ( IBD ) in Denmark is considered to be among the highest in Europe .
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The incidence of inflammatory bowel disease ( IBD ) in Denmark is considered to be among the highest in Europe .
The incidence of inflammatory bowel disease ( IBD ) in Denmark is considered to be among the highest in Europe .
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