Template:Complications of CD vs. UC

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Complications
Crohn's disease Ulcerative colitis
Nutrient deficiency Higher risk
Colon cancer risk Slight Considerable
Prevalence of extraintestinal complications[1]
Iritis/uveitis Females 2.2% 3.2%
Males 1.3% 0.9%
Primary sclerosing
cholangitis
Females 0.3% 1%
Males 0.4% 3%
Ankylosing
spondylitis
Females 0.7% 0.8%
Males 2.7% 1.5%
Pyoderma
gangrenosum
Females 1.2% 0.8%
Males 1.3% 0.7%
Erythema nodosum Females 1.9% 2%
Males 0.6% 0.7%
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The tables in this series compare Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, the main types of inflammatory bowel disease, and are used in both articles.

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References

  1. ^ Prevalence defined as at least 5 health care contacts in a 10 year period for the condition, according to: Greenstein, A. J.; Janowitz, H. D.; Sachar, D. B. (1976). "The extra-intestinal complications of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis: a study of 700 patients". Medicine 55 (5): 401–412. doi:10.1097/00005792-197609000-00004. PMID 957999.  edit