Ulcerative colitis is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease with an unpredictable clinical course. Research suggest the appendix plays a role in the development and course of UC. That is why Saloomeh Sahami investigates the role of the appendix in IBD, evaluating the natural history of UC and demonstrating risk factors for postoperative complications after pouch surgery.
S. Sahami: New Concepts in Ulcerative Colitis: A Thin Line Between Medicine and Surgery.
Prof. W.A. Bemelman
Prof. G.R.A.M. D'Haens
Prof. G.R. van den Brink
Dr C.J. Buskens
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