Colo-rectal biopsy in inflammatory bowel disease.

  title={Colo-rectal biopsy in inflammatory bowel disease.},
  author={John H. Yardley and Mark Donowitz},
  journal={Monographs in pathology},
The term inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is viewed as all-inclusive, covering the full panoply of intestinal disorders in which inflammatory changes are a prominent feature, including those of infectious, toxic, and intrinsic origin as well as the idiopathic entities ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. This chapter describes and discusses those aspects… CONTINUE READING