Epidemiological characteristics of inflammatory bowel disease in North-Eastern Poland.

AIM To provide the clinical and epidemiological data of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients of North-Eastern Poland. METHODS A total of 248 IBD patients diagnosed and hospitalized in the Department of Infectious Diseases in Bialystok between 1990 and 2003 were included in the study. We analyzed age, sex, education, characteristics of job, type of… (More)