Ulcerative colitis in China: retrospective analysis of 3100 hospitalized patients.

@article{Wang2007UlcerativeCI,
  title={Ulcerative colitis in China: retrospective analysis of 3100 hospitalized patients.},
  author={Yufang Wang and Qin Ouyang},
  journal={Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology},
  year={2007},
  volume={22 9},
  pages={1450-5}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS This retrospective study analyzed the clinical characteristics of hospitalized patients with ulcerative colitis (UC) in China. METHODS A total of 3100 hospitalized patients with UC admitted to 23 hospitals in China from 1990 to 2003 were retrospectively investigated and their clinical characteristics were analyzed. RESULTS A male/female ratio of 1.34/1.00 was found in the 3100 patients, who had an average age of 44 +/- 15.1 years at diagnosis. Of the patients, 2972 (95.9… CONTINUE READING
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