Evaluation of preoperative predictors of development of pouchitis after ileal-pouch-anastomosis in ulcerative colitis

Kalkan I. H., Dagli U., ÖNDER F. O., Tunc B., Oztas E., Ulker A.

CLINICS AND RESEARCH IN HEPATOLOGY AND GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.36, no.6, pp.622-627, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Introduction: In this retrospective study, we aimed to evaluate preoperative predictive risk factors for development of pouchitis in the ulcerative colitis (UC) patients with Heal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA).