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Ulcerative Colitis - Surgery Outcome and Pathophysiological Aspects

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Title: Ulcerative Colitis - Surgery Outcome and Pathophysiological Aspects
Authors: Block, Mattias
Issue Date: 14-Mar-2014
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Clincial Sciences. Department of Surgery
Parts of work: I. Block M, Börjesson L, Lindholm E, Öresland T Pouch Design and Long-term Functional Outcome after Ileal Pouch-Anal Anastomosis. Br J Surg. 2009 May; 96 (5): 527-32.

II. Block M, Börjesson L, Willén R, Bengtsson J, Lindholm E, Brevinge H, Saksena P Dysplasia or Cancer in the Colorectal Specimen in Patients with Ulcerative Colitis and Ileal Pouch-Anal Anastomosis – Rationale for Routine Surveillance? Submitted for publication in Journal of Crohn´s and Colitis.

III. Block M, Jørgensen KK, Øresland T, Lindholm E, Grzyb K, Cvancarova M, Vatn MH, Boberg KM, Börjesson L Colectomy for Patients with Ulcerative Colitis and Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis – what next? Journal of Crohn´s and Colitis 2013 Nov 14. [Epub ahead of print]

IV. Kontakta författaren för uppgifter.
Date of Defence: 2014-04-04
Disputation: Fredagen den 4 april 2014, kl. 9.00, Stora Aulan, centralkliniken, Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset/Östra, Göteborg.
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Ulcerative Colitis
Long-term Function
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Abstract: Background: Ulcerative Colitis (UC) is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease; the etiology is mainly unknown. Around 30% of the patients are treated by surgery. The aims of this thesis were to evaluate outcome after specific surgical procedures and to investigate possible pathophysiological aspects. Methods: Functional outcome after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA) and ileo-rectal anastomosis (IRA) was recorded by Öresland score; different pouch designs (K or J) were compared. Frequency of... more
ISBN: 978-91-628-8877-0
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