Haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis in inflammatory bowel disease with virus infection

@inproceedings{Li2015HaemophagocyticLI,
  title={Haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis in inflammatory bowel disease with virus infection},
  author={Yuan Li and Xuefeng Xia and Jing Zhang and Zhiqiang Song and Li-ya Zhou and Yaopeng Zhang and Yong-Hui Huang and Yanyan Shi and Eamonn M M Quigley and Shigang Ding},
  booktitle={Przeglad gastroenterologiczny},
  year={2015}
}
Patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are at risk of developing haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) because of chronic systemic inflammation as well as exposure to immunosuppressive medications. The two main causes of HLH in IBD patients are infection with cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr virus. Patients with Crohn's disease are more… CONTINUE READING