Risk of extraintestinal solid cancer with anti-TNF therapy in adults with inflammatory bowel disease: review of the literature.

Abstract

With the increased use of anti-TNF therapy for both ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease, there is serious concern about long term adverse events, especially malignancy. Recent data suggests that anti-TNF agents increase the risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma; however, there is limited evidence on the risk of solid tumors. Many patients have been exposed to… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MIB.0b013e318280ebbd

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