Histological healing favors lower risk of colon carcinoma in extensive ulcerative colitis.

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AIM To search for the answer in extensive ulcerative colitis as to whether histological inflammation persisting despite endoscopic mucosal healing serves to increase the risk of colon cancer (CC) or high grade dysplasia (HGD). METHODS This is a single center (Lenox Hill Hospital) retrospective cohort and descriptive study of extensive ulcerative colitis… (More)
DOI: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i17.4980

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