Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Inflammatory Bowel Disease News

  • TNF-alpha Inhibitors Do Not Limit Osteoporosis in Crohn's Disease Patients with Crohn's disease (CD) develop similar rates of osteoporosis, osteopenia, and normal bone density whether or not they are treated with TNF-alpha inhibitors, researchers report.
  • Steroid Use Tied to Thromboembolism Risk in IBD Steroid therapy is associated with an increased risk of venous thromboembolic events in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), but biological therapy is not, researchers from Hungary report.

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