Inflammatory bowel diseases and Takayasu's arteritis: coincidence or association?


KILIÇ L. , KALYONCU U. , KARADAĞ Ö. , AKDOĞAN A. , Dogan I., APRAŞ BİLGEN Ş. Ş. , ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RHEUMATIC DISEASES, vol.19, no.8, pp.814-818, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/1756-185x.12837
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RHEUMATIC DISEASES
  • Page Numbers: pp.814-818

Abstract

BackgroundTakayasu's arteritis (TA) and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are rare diseases but there are case reports presenting their co-existence in the literature. The aim of this study was to investigate the relation between IBD and TA.