What is IBD?

“IBD” stands for Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

Ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease are chronic inflammatory bowel diseases that belong to the group of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. Inflammatory bowel diseases are immune-mediated diseases that are conducive to genetic predisposition and arise from environmental factors still to be identified.

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