gastroenterology
Hepatology

Cancer risk confirmed in primary sclerosing cholangitis

The first Australian study of primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) has confirmed a high rate of gastrointestinal malignancy especially in patients who also have inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The retrospective study of 208 patients from two tertiary referral hospitals in Sydney found 22% of patients with both PSC and IBD developed cancers including cholangiocarcinoma, colorectal adenocarcinoma ...

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