Inflammatory Bowel Disease 2 of 2
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which includes Crohn's and ulcerative colitis, affects more than one million people in the United States. In this two-part interview by Ellen Beth Levitt, you hear from two experts who discuss symptoms, diagnosis and the latest treatments for IBD.
Part two of this two-part program addresses the following topics:
- IBD complications
- Surgical interventions
- Minimally invasive surgery
- J-pouch surgery
- Colon cancer risk
Dr. Stephen Kavic, a general surgeon at the University of Maryland Medical Center and an assistant professor of surgery at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
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