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Ulcerative Colitis

Known as: Ulcerative colitis as reason for lower g.i. examination, Ulcerative colitis, unspecified, Idiopathic Proctocolitis 
An inflammatory bowel disease involving the mucosal surface of the large intestine and rectum. It may present with an acute or slow onset and follows… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Gut-selective blockade of lymphocyte trafficking by vedolizumab may constitute effective treatment for ulcerative… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
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  • Nature Clinical Practice Gastroenterology…
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 3329677
Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis are idiopathic, chronic, relapsing, inflammatory conditions that are immunologically… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Infliximab, a chimeric monoclonal antibody directed against tumor necrosis factor alpha, is an established treatment… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Controversy surrounds the risk of colorectal cancer (CRC) in ulcerative colitis (UC). Many studies have… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND There has been no new effective drug therapy for patients with severe ulcerative colitis since corticosteroids were… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Mice deficient for interleukin-2 develop normally during the first 3-4 weeks of age. However, later on they become severely… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
BACKGROUND The risk of colorectal cancer is increased among patients with ulcerative colitis. The magnitude of this increase in… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
We assessed oral 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA) prepared with a pH-sensitive polymer coating in 87 patients with mildly to… Expand
Highly Cited
1958
Highly Cited
1958
Review
1955
Review
1955
developing countries. It has been proposed that this is the result of improved hygiene and sanitation, which have led to reduced… Expand