Ulcerative colitis associated with Takayasu's arteritis in a child

Balamtekin N., Gurakan F., Ozen S., Oguz B., TALİM B.

ACTA PAEDIATRICA, vol.98, no.8, pp.1368-1371, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Editorial Material
  • Volume: 98 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1651-2227.2009.01330.x
  • Journal Name: ACTA PAEDIATRICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1368-1371
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Takayasu's arteritis (TA) and ulcerative colitis (UC) are chronic inflammatory diseases of unknown aetiology, and their coexistence is very rare.