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The use of Pillcam Colon in assessing mucosal inflammation in ulcerative colitis: a multicenter study.

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BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIM: Treatment of ulcerative colitis should be tailored to the severity of colonic inflammation, which in the past has been gauged mainly by clinical features and biochemical parameters. Recently, mucosal healing has been proposed as a standard to guide therapy. The aim of this multicenter study was to test whether mucosal appearance, as reported by colon capsule endoscopy (CCE), can be used to differentiate active from inactive ulcerative colitis. PATIENTS AND METHODS: ...

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10.1055/s-0032-1309819

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Experimental Medicine Division,
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Journal:
Endoscopy
Volume:
44
Issue:
8
Pages:
754-758
Publication date:
2012-08-05
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EISSN:
1438-8812
ISSN:
0013-726X
URN:
uuid:0f0323e9-3c08-4d62-b284-0c2db88cebcc
Source identifiers:
340184
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pubs:340184

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