Quantitative endoscopic and histologic activity assessment of ulcerative colitis


Songur Y., Ensari A., Savas B., Senol A., Percinel S.

ACTA GASTRO-ENTEROLOGICA BELGICA, vol.72, no.2, pp.225-229, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 72 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Title of Journal : ACTA GASTRO-ENTEROLOGICA BELGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.225-229

Abstract

Background : Correct assessment of the severity and activity of ulcerative colitis (UC) is necessary for determining effective treatment and predicting prognosis. The correlation between histologic activity and endoscopic activity, however, has not yet been determined by using a quantitative scoring system.