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The Value of Calprotectin in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Monitoring

Calprotectin: The Key to a Successful Treatment Pathway for IBD What is Inflammatory Bowel Disease? Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) is a chronic inflammatory disease of the gut, which presents with periods of inflammatory activity (flares) and quiescent phases (remission) as  can be seen in many chronic diseases. IBD includes several different diseases; the two most
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Calprotectin Video from CDHF

The Canadian Digestive Health Foundation (CDHF) has recently produced a very interesting video about the use of calprotectin to confirm and predict flares in inflammatory bowel disease patients and how it can be used to manage IBD.

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Welcome to ibdoc.net

Thank you for finding your way to this first blogpost from ibdoc.net. What is ibdoc.net? To understand that, you need to know first a few things about IBD, calprotectin and BÜHLMANN Laboratories AG, situated in Schönenbuch close to Basel, Switzerland. BÜHLMANN is well known for its faecal calprotectin tests, which are used by many medical

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