Adv Anat Pathol 2021 Jul 26. Epub 2021 Jul 26.
Department of Pathology, Henry Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, AZ Department of Pathology, University of Szeged and Albert Szent-Györgyi Health Center, Szeged, Hungary.
The upper gastrointestinal (UGI) manifestations of inflammatory bowel diseases (IBDs) are frequently obscured by classic ileal and colonic symptoms and are reported to involve only 0.5% to 4% of adult patients. However, because of the improvement of endoscopic techniques and the growing use of esophagogastroduodenososcopy with biopsy, both asymptomatic and clinically significant esophageal, gastric, and duodenal manifestations are increasingly recognized. Read More