Patients with longstanding and extensive ulcerative colitis (UC) are at
increased risk for developing colorectal carcinoma (CRC). Recent epidemiologic
studies have suggested an overall decrease in the incidence of CRC in
individuals with UC but that men appear to have a higher risk of developing
CRC. We reviewed a large nationwide pathology database to examine demographic,
histologic and other features associated with CRC in individuals with UC.
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