Clin Rev Allergy Immunol 2017 Jun 23. Epub 2017 Jun 23.
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) with its two main subtypes Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis is not restricted to the gastrointestinal tract. Indeed, so-called extraintestinal manifestations (EIMs) are frequent and considerably affect morbidity and mortality. The prevalence of EIMs ranges from 6 to 47%. Read More