Vitamin D Deficiency Is Associated with Ulcerative Colitis Disease Activity

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Previous studies on experimental mouse models have suggested a role of vitamin D in immune system regulation and IBD disease severity. In this study, we examine the relationship between vitamin D levels and clinical disease activity in human subjects with ulcerative colitis (UC). We hypothesized that patients with vitamin D deficiency will display increased… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10620-012-2531-7

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