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Tacrolimus or infliximab for severe ulcerative colitis: short-term and long-term data from a retrospective observational study.

Authors
  • Minami, Naoki
  • Yoshino, Takuya
  • Matsuura, Minoru
  • Koshikawa, Yorimitsu
  • Yamada, Satoshi
  • Toyonaga, Takahiko
  • Madian, Ali
  • Honzawa, Yusuke
  • Nakase, Hiroshi
Type
Published Article
Journal
BMJ open gastroenterology
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2015
Volume
2
Issue
1
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1136/bmjgast-2014-000021
PMID: 26462273
Source
Medline
Keywords
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Abstract

TAC and IFX had similar effects on remission induction in patients with severely active UC. Sequential therapies could rescue patients with UC who failed initial treatment with TAC or IFX. In clinical practice, sequential therapies might be deliberately performed.

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