TITLE

CMV in Moderately Active Colitis: Much Ado About Nothing?

AUTHOR(S)
Moss, Alan C.
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Digestive Diseases & Sciences;Apr2010, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p880
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the prevalence of Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), and comments on the interaction between the two conditions. He mentions a paper by Kim et al. in the current issue which addresses the prevalence of CMV in patients with moderate and mild colitis, and their outcomes upon treatment with antivirals and steroids.
ACCESSION #
48600600

 

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