Older Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients at Much Higher Risk of Cancer, Study Reports

Older Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients at Much Higher Risk of Cancer, Study Reports
Older people with inflammatory bowel disease have a higher cancer rate than younger IBD patients and the general population, a study reports. The research, “Risk of Malignancy in a Nationwide Cohort of Elderly Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients,” appeared in the journal Drugs & Aging. The number of people with IBD, which includes Crohn’s and ulcerative colitis,

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