Diagnostic imaging and radiation exposure in inflammatory bowel disease.


Diagnostic imaging plays a key role in the diagnosis and management of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). However due to the relapsing nature of IBD, there is growing concern that IBD patients may be exposed to potentially harmful cumulative levels of ionising radiation in their lifetime, increasing malignant potential in a population already at risk. In… (More)
DOI: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i7.2165