How is inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) characterized?

Updated: Oct 02, 2017
  • Author: David A Piccoli, MD; Chief Editor: Carmen Cuffari, MD  more...
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IBD is characterized as mild, moderate, or severe, depending on stool frequency, amount of abdominal tenderness, fever, and hemoglobin and albumin concentrations.


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