Diagnosing and Monitoring IBD- Webcast for Patients

Wednesday, September 16TH, 2015, 8-9PM EST (5-6PM PST)

Each year, an estimated 70,000 patients are newly diagnosed with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), including Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. The diagnostic and monitoring process may involve multiple tests and procedures. Knowing what to expect, and why these tests are routinely performed can help you better manage your disease. Hear from a medical expert as we discuss the diagnostics and monitoring of IBD, including blood tests, endoscopy, biopsy, imaging, and genetic testing. Learn about helpful resources and important questions to ask your healthcare team



Sunanda V. Kane, MD

Mayo Clinic

Rochester, Minnesota

This program is supported by a sponsorship from Given Imaging.


For further information, call Crohn's & Colitis Foundation's IBD Help Center: 888.MY.GUT.PAIN (888.694.8872).

The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation provides information for educational purposes only. We encourage you to review this educational material with your health care professional. The Foundation does not provide medical or other health care opinions or services. The inclusion of another organization's resources or referral to another organization does not represent an endorsement of a particular individual, group, company or product.

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Published: July 21, 2015

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