Digestive Diseases and Sciences

, Volume 55, Issue 6, pp 1781–1784 | Cite as

Modulation of Th1/Th2 Balance by Infliximab Rescues Postoperative Occurrence of Small-Intestinal Inflammation Associated with Ulcerative Colitis

  • Reiko Akitake
  • Hiroshi Nakase
  • Masashi Tamaoki
  • Satoru Ueno
  • Sakae Mikami
  • Tsutomu Chiba
Case Report


Ulcerative colitis Small-intestinal inflammation Infliximab Th1/Th2 balance 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Reiko Akitake
    • 1
  • Hiroshi Nakase
    • 1
  • Masashi Tamaoki
    • 1
  • Satoru Ueno
    • 1
  • Sakae Mikami
    • 1
  • Tsutomu Chiba
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Graduate School of MedicineKyoto UniversitySakyo-kuJapan

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