Study Finds Improved Survival in UC Patients After Elective Colectomy Compared to Medical Therapy

Study Finds Improved Survival in UC Patients After Elective Colectomy Compared to Medical Therapy
In a recent study published in the Annals for Internal Medicine, a team of researchers from the University of Pennsylvania was able to determine that elective colectomy is associated with improved survival in comparison with to medical therapy among patients aged 50 years or older with advanced Ulcerative Colitis (UC). “Ulcerative colitis is a chronic

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