Published in Women's Health Weekly, February 21st, 2008
"The clinical records of 289 consecutive Japanese CD patients treated at 23 hospitals between January 1981 and August 2003 were reviewed. Clinical factors, including gender, age at onset, year at onset, and disease extent were examined, in order to identify the risk factors for first surgery. In addition, indications for first surgery were investigated, and stratified by these risk factors. A total of 113 (39%) patients underwent surgery at...
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