Extraintestinal manifestations of inflammatory bowel disease: do they influence treatment and outcome?
What does EM stand for?
EM stands for Extraintestinal Manifestation
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- Exercise Manual
- Expanded Memory
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- Experimental Model
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- Express Mail
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- Them (slang; usually written 'em)
- Width of Capital m (unit of measurement)
- Electromagnetic Log
- Engineering, Manufacturing and Development
- Engineering Management & Planning
- Environmental Management & Reporting
Samples in periodicals archive:
The most common extraintestinal manifestation of amoebiasis is liver abscess, due to parasites gaining entry into the portal circulation.
On the other hand, celiac disease patients often present with extraintestinal manifestations with minimal gastrointestinal symptoms.
This clinical constellation may represent a new extraintestinal manifestation of Crohn's disease.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Joint and skin disease were the two most common extraintestinal manifestations of inflammatory bowel disease in a large European patient cohort.
Discussion Our patient had experienced both gastrointestinal and extraintestinal manifestations of Crohn's disease.
Only a few studies have identified extraintestinal manifestations of rotavirus infection, and the credibility of these findings has been questioned because of limited observations (2).
LAS VEGAS -- Diagnosing the two forms of inflammatory bowel disease--Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis--is complicated by their similar epidemiologic patterns, overlapping clinical features, and similar extraintestinal manifestations.