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Posted by: deirdre | 2008/09/09

epidemiology- ulcerative colitis

what it is the incidence of ulcerative colitis and crohn' s disease in SA?

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Dear Deirdre
South Africa does not have good epidemiological data but it seems as if UC is about 5/100 000 person years and Crohns 2.6/100 000 person years ( this data is about 10 years old).
Dr Bets

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