Mucocutaneous Manifestations of Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Turkey


Demir F. T. , Kocaturk E., Yorulmaz E., Adali G., Kavala M.

JOURNAL OF CUTANEOUS MEDICINE AND SURGERY, vol.18, no.6, pp.397-404, 2014 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.2310/7750.2014.13209
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF CUTANEOUS MEDICINE AND SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.397-404

Abstract

Background: Mucocutaneous manifestations of inflammatory bowel diseases are relatively common; the mean incidence is around 10% at the time of diagnosis. However, during follow-up, an increased variety of skin lesions, granulomatous cutaneous disease, reactive skin eruptions, nutritional defiencies, and other associated conditions may develop.