Review article: Reproduction in the patient with inflammatory bowel disease.

@article{Heetun2007ReviewAR,
  title={Review article: Reproduction in the patient with inflammatory bowel disease.},
  author={Zaid S Heetun and Christine Byrnes and Paul Neary and Colm O'mor{\'a}in},
  journal={Alimentary pharmacology & therapeutics},
  year={2007},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={
          513-33
        }
}
BACKGROUND Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) affects mainly the young population. The effect of IBD and its treatment on fertility and pregnancy is therefore an important clinical consideration. AIM To review the best management of IBD in the reproductive and pregnant population. METHODS A MEDLINE and an EMBASE search were performed using mainly the search phrases 'pregnancy AND IBD,''sulphasalazine AND male fertility,''abdominal surgery AND female fertility,''AZA AND placenta' and… CONTINUE READING
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  • Z . S . HEETUN
  • Aliment Pharmacol Ther
  • 2007

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