Medical Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis

  • Fosca De Iorio
  • Luigi Benini
  • Naika Tacchella
  • Italo Vantini


Many different and evolving approaches are available for the treatment of ulcerative colitis. A comprehensive treatment that includes not just the disease but also the patient (often severely debilitated by a lifelong disease, in a proportion of cases refractory to standard treatments) and an effective patient-doctor alliance may improve the overall results.


Inflammatory Bowel Disease Ulcerative Colitis Ulcerative Colitis Patient Active Ulcerative Colitis Severe Ulcerative Colitis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fosca De Iorio
    • 1
  • Luigi Benini
    • 1
  • Naika Tacchella
    • 1
  • Italo Vantini
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Biomedical and Surgical Sciences, Division of GastroenterologyPoliclinico “G.B. Rossi”VeronaItaly

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