Looking for endoscopic features of cytomegalovirus colitis: a study of 187 patients with active ulcerative colitis, positive and negative for cytomegalovirus
Inflammatory bowel diseases | 27 Apr 2013
T Iida, K Ikeya, F Watanabe, J Abe, Y Maruyama, A Ohata, S Teruyuki, K Sugimoto and H Hanai
: Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is frequently detected in ulcerative colitis (UC) lesions of steroid-refractory patients. This has led to the suspicion that CMV might cause colitis and steroid refractoriness.
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