Collagenous colitis in adult Sri Lankans: experience from the Indian subcontinent

Satarasinghe, R. L.; Fernando, H. R. R.; Jayamaha, D. H.; Samarasinghe, I.; De Silva, A. P.
March 2006
Gut;Mar2006, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p436
Academic Journal
The article examines the clinical features and demographics of collagenous colitic patients in Sri Lanka. Patients who underwent colonoscopy at Base Hospital-Panadura were included in the study. Those with chronic colonic symptoms had mucosal biopsies taken from all major segments of the colon. For early diagnosis, an enthusiastic approach is essential.


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