Kids with IBD More Likely to Get Cancer, Swedish Study Shows

Kids with IBD More Likely to Get Cancer, Swedish Study Shows
Children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) face a higher risk of cancer later in life, a Swedish study has concluded. The study, “Childhood onset inflammatory bowel disease and risk of cancer: a Swedish nationwide cohort study 1964-2014,” appeared in the journal BMJ. It found that such children have a higher incidence of gastrointestinal cancers, lymphoid neoplasms and skin

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