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The association of autoimmune disorders with inflammatory bowel disease.

Abstract:

Medical records of patients with ulcerative colitis (n = 858), Crohn's disease (n = 378) and coeliac disease (n = 148) were examined to determine the prevalence of associated autoimmune disorders. Of outpatient controls (n = 300), 2 per cent had at least one autoimmune disorder, compared to 7 per cent with ulcerative colitis, 2 per cent with Crohn's disease and 6 per cent with coeliac disease. Inclusion of primary sclerosing cholangitis with the autoimmune disorders increased the overall prev...

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Journal:
The Quarterly journal of medicine
Volume:
72
Issue:
269
Pages:
835-840
Publication date:
1989-09-05
ISSN:
0033-5622
URN:
uuid:eeaee6f5-a0a2-40c5-880a-ebb09b79c727
Source identifiers:
135444
Local pid:
pubs:135444

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