Bacterial community diversity in cultures derived from healthy and inflamed ileal pouches after restorative proctocolectomy

Matt W Johnson, Geraint B Rogers, Kenneth D Bruce, Andrew K Lilley, Axel von Herbay, Alastair Forbes, Paul J Ciclitira, R John Nicholls

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Pouchitis is believed to occur as a reaction to dysbiosis. In this study we assessed differences between mucosal bacterial communities cultured from noninflamed and inflamed ileal pouches.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1803-11
Number of pages9
JournalInflammatory Bowel Diseases
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2009


  • Adenomatous Polyposis Coli
  • Adult
  • Bacteria
  • Colitis, Ulcerative
  • Colonic Pouches
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Pouchitis
  • Proctocolectomy, Restorative

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