Steroid-free endoscopic remission does not link to less disease progression

Steroid-free endoscopic remission does not link to less disease progression

Among patients with Crohn’s disease, achieving a sustained clinical remission off steroids with complete endoscopic remission did not correlate with less disease progression, according to study results.“[We] observed that neither the association of clinical and endoscopic remission nor complete mucosal healing were associated with better disease outcomes,” David Laharie, MD, PhD, of Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Bordeaux in France, and colleagues wrote. “Our data support the early use of powerful treatments to modify the history of CD and also suggest that a moreRead More

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