What is the role of serologic markers in the workup of colitis?

Updated: Oct 02, 2017
  • Author: David A Piccoli, MD; Chief Editor: Carmen Cuffari, MD  more...
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Serologic markers may be helpful to discriminate Crohn's disease from ulcerative colitis and ulcerative colitis from non- inflammatory bowel disease controls. However, more scientific evidence is needed and studies are ongoing. [12, 13]


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