Extraintestinal manifestations of ulcerative colitis following restorative proctocolectomy

Paul D. Thomas, Andrew C. Keat, Alastair Forbes, Paul J. Ciclitira, R. John Nicholls

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Rheumatological and other extraintestinal manifestations (EIM) are common in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) but also seem to occur in patients after restorative proctocolectomy and formation of an ileo-anal pouch. The prevalence and significance of these symptoms have not been established in this clinical context.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1001-1005
Number of pages5
JournalEuropean Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1999


  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Arthralgia
  • Colitis, Ulcerative
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Joint Diseases
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Pouchitis
  • Prevalence
  • Proctocolectomy, Restorative

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