Journal of Gastroenterology
Fecha de publicación: Febrero 2018
Autores: Katsuyoshi Matsuoka, Taku Kobayashi, Fumiaki Ueno…
Background: Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic disorder involving mainly the intestinal tract, but possibly other gastrointestinal and extraintestinal organs. Although etiology is still uncertain, recent knowledge in pathogenesis has accumulated, and novel diagnostic and therapeutic modalities have become available for clinical use.