Vaccines and recommendations for their use in inflammatory bowel disease.

  title={Vaccines and recommendations for their use in inflammatory bowel disease.},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Dolores S{\'a}nchez-Tembleque and Carmen Corella and J{\'o}se L{\'a}zaro P{\'e}rez-Calle},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  volume={19 9},
The patient with inflammatory bowel disease will be predisposed to numerous infections due their immune status. It is therefore important to understand the immune and serologic status at diagnosis and to put the patient into an adapted vaccination program. This program would be applied differently according to two patient groups: the immunocompromised and the non-immunocompromised. In general, the first group would avoid the use of live-virus vaccines, and in all cases, inflammatory bowel… CONTINUE READING


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