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relationship between ulcerative colitis and psoriatic arthritis

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Yes!: People with uc have increased rates of psoriasis have much greater rates of uc and crohn's. Bywater, an english physician, recognized this in the 1960 ... Read More

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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: There is no direct connection but the two diseases can be effective treated with the same TNF medication.
A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Yes for short time: If your IBD is in remission then, you can use Celebrex (celecoxib) for up to 14 days without risk to your IBD. Otherwise, no there is a contraindicat ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Ruth
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: u/c is an immune condition, You need to use immune medications.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Yes: Pseudopolyps in ulcerative colitis are islands of normal mucosa that remain between the broad ulcers.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramachandran Srinivasan
51 years experience Rheumatology
Arthritis : Acute arthritis after j pouch surgery for ulcerative colitis is seen in a small number of patients. Though not very common it is reported and can affe ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
43 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Possible: There is a relationship between ulcerative colitis and uveitis. This swelling within the iris could cause obstruction if severe enough. Have you had a ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
24 years experience Infectious Disease
Hyposplenism: As far as I'm aware the only association is hyposplenism. You should direct your questions to a good GI doctor.
A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Yes : People with psoriasis (including psoriatic arthritis) have higher incidence of metabolic syndrome, diabetes, hyperglycemia, hypertension and obesity, ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Possibly: Raynaud phenomenon can occur in the absence of known illness. It has also been linked to more than a dozen aliments, many of which have an auto immune ... Read More

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