Clinical and Endoscopic Recurrence after Surgical Resection in Patients with Crohn's Disease

@inproceedings{Lee2014ClinicalAE,
  title={Clinical and Endoscopic Recurrence after Surgical Resection in Patients with Crohn's Disease},
  author={Yang Woon Lee and K M Lee and Woo Chul Chung and Chang-Nyol Paik and Hea Jung Sung and You Suk Oh},
  booktitle={Intestinal research},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS The natural history of Crohn's disease (CD) is characterized by a remitting and relapsing course and a considerable number of patients ultimately require bowel resection. Moreover, postoperative recurrence is very common. Relatively few studies have investigated the postoperative recurrence of CD in Korea. The aim of the current study was to assess postoperative recurrence rates - both clinical and endoscopic - in CD as well as factors influencing postoperative recurrence… CONTINUE READING

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