Faecal calprotectin is established as a clinically useful marker in IBD but won’t necessarily be the only non-invasive test for assessing mucosal healing in the future. An Australian-led study in 157 children with Crohns’ disease has shown faecal S100A12 (FA12) is another highly sensitive and even more specific indicator. The study, ancillary to the ImageKids ...
Faecal calprotectin is not the only IBD marker
By Mardi Chapman
22 Jan 2020