Respiratory symptoms in patients with inflammatory bowel disease and the impact of dietary salicylates

P Sivagnanam, A Koutsoumpas, A Forbes

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Respiratory symptoms are over-represented in inflammatory bowel disease. There are similarities between the epidemiology of inflammatory bowel disease and that of respiratory conditions for which an adverse influence of salicylate has been identified. Natural salicylates exist within our diet.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)232-9
Number of pages8
JournalDigestive and Liver Disease
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2007


  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Asthma
  • Comorbidity
  • Diet
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
  • Male
  • Respiratory Tract Diseases
  • Salicylates

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