ECCO 2019: Increased risk of both cancer and suicide

Mikkel Malham | ECCO 2019 | MAALISKUU 11, 2019

Asiantuntija: Mikkel Malham

Patients with inflammatory bowel disease diagnosed in childhood are at an increased risk of both cancer and mortality compared to the background population. While cancer is the leading cause of death, the risk of suicide is markedly increased.