Rising Incidence of Paediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Canterbury, New Zealand, 1996-2015.


BACKGROUND The incidence of paediatric inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) around the world is increasing. Canterbury, New Zealand, has one of the highest Crohn disease (CD) incidence rates published. The present study aimed to document the incidence of paediatric IBD in Canterbury between 1996 and 2015. METHODS All patients diagnosed with IBD in Canterbury… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000001688