TABLE 1.

Clinical features of patients with UC and CD

CharacteristicValue for group
UCCD
No. of patients2930
Male/female12/1715/15
Mean age; range (yr)35; 20-5531; 18-67
Active/quiescent10/1915/15
Disease location
    Small bowel6
    Large bowel10
    Small and large bowel14
    Left-sided colitis29
    Total colitis9
Medical treatment
    Sulfasalazine or mesalazine2319
    Corticosteroids98
    Dietary therapy016