Crohn’s disease (CD):Transmural inflammatory disease of the mucosa with episodic progression.
Ulcerative colitis (UC):Nontransmural inflammatory disease with episodic progression that is restricted to the colon.
Full ileocolonoscopy with biopsiesM/C, GOLD STANDARD
- Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis (IPAA) or J-pouch
- Mainly curative for Ulcerative Colitis
- Bowel resection