Diagnosis and misdiagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease

Konstantinos A. Papadakis, Siamak Tabibzadeh

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Several diseases can mimic IBD clinically, but careful and repeated evaluations, if necessary, will dramatically decrease the likelihood of misdiagnosis. A careful consideration of patient's clinical, radiographic, endoscopic, and histopathologic features will establish the correct diagnosis in the majority of cases.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)433-449
Number of pages17
JournalGastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics of North America
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jul 2002

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology


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