Histopathology of Crohn ’ s disease and ulcerative colitis

Ulcerative colitis (UC) and Crohn’s disease (CD) are chronic inflammatory bowel diseases of unknown cause. Clinically, both conditions usually begin gradually, but they can start abruptly and sometimes even present as fulminant disease.The clinical course is characterized by exacerbations and spontaneous or drug-induced remissions. UC primarily affects the… CONTINUE READING