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Sustained remission after steroids and leukocytapheresis induced response in steroid-dependent ulcerative colitis: results at 1 year

Jose L Cabriada 1Nora IbargoyenAnaiansi HernándezAntonio BernalAgustín Castiella, Dig Liver Dis. 2010 Jun;42(6):432-5.

Initial remission can be maintained at 1 year in half of the patients without the need for additional steroids. Complete remission and endoscopic mucosal healing is proposed as an objective for achieving a lasting response.

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