Case Report
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World J Gastroenterol. Jul 14, 2013; 19(26): 4252-4256
Published online Jul 14, 2013. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v19.i26.4252
Table 1 Clinical characteristic of patients
VariablesCase 1Case 2Case 3Case 4Case 5Case 6
Age at the time of last follow-up (yr)817562605236
Age at diagnosis of UC654228463418
Age at diagnosis of LC/CC797248544533
Duration of UC when LC/CC was diagnosed14302081115
Extent of UC when LC/CC was diagnosedExtensive colitisExtensive colitisLeft-sidedLeft-sidedLeft-sidedExtensive colitis
Extent of LC/CC at diagnosisExtensive colitisExtensive colitisRight-sidedExtensive colitisExtensive colitisExtensive colitis
Endoscopic findings at the time of LC/CC diagnosisMild generalized rednessMild erythema at left colonNormalNormalNormalMild erythema at distal rectum
Medication at the time of LC/CC diagnosisMesalamineNoneSulfasalazine, 6- mercaptopurineMesalamineMesalamineMesalamine, 6- mercaptopurine
Medications added when LC/CC was diagnosedNoneSulfasalazineNoneBismuthNoneNone
Outcome on subsequent follow upAsymptomaticAsymptomaticUlcerative colitisAsymptomaticUlcerative colitisUlcerative colitis
Family history of IBD/LC/CCUCNoneNoneNoneNoneUC
Alcohol use historyYes alcoholicYesNoNoYesNo
History of aspirin/NSAIDS intakeNoAspirinNoNSAIDSNoNo
Period of follow up after LC/CC was diagnosed3 mo3 yr10 yr3 yr8 yr3 yr