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Archive for June 19th, 2013

June 19th, 2013

IBD & Increased Risk of Melanoma – IBD in the News


Siddharth Singh, M.B.B.S.,  a gastroenterologist at Mayo Clinic specializing in the care and evaluation of patients with IBD, discusses the patient takeaways from a Mayo Clinic study presented at the Digestive Disease Week 2013 conference that found patients with IBD are at higher risk for melanoma, a type of skin cancer. Among the most important […]

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Tags: crohn's disease, gastroenterology, IBD, inflammatory bowel disease, ulcerative colitis

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