Predictors for Pouchitis After Ileal Pouch-Anal Anastomosis for Pediatric-Onset Ulcerative Colitis.

Affiliation

Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

The predictive factors for the development of pouchitis after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA) in pediatric-onset ulcerative colitis (UC) have not been well investigated. The present study aimed to determine the predictive factors for the development of pouchitis after IPAA in the pediatric UC population.

Keywords

Pediatric,Pouchitis,Risk factor,Ulcerative colitis,

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