Takayasu's arteritis after total proctocolectomy for ulcerative colitis: report of a case.

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PURPOSE Although coexistence of Takayasu's arteritis with ulcerative colitis is often reported, all these cases have been in patients whose colons were in situ. The aim of the present study was to describe a patient who developed Takayasu's arteritis after total proctocolectomy for ulcerative colitis. METHODS The clinical course of a 42-year-old female… (More)

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@article{Shibata2002TakayasusAA, title={Takayasu's arteritis after total proctocolectomy for ulcerative colitis: report of a case.}, author={Chikashi Shibata and Yuji Funayama and H. Hirokuni Naito and Seiki Matsuno and Iwao Sasaki}, journal={Diseases of the colon and rectum}, year={2002}, volume={45 3}, pages={422-4} }