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Infliximab and newly diagnosed neoplasia in Crohn’s disease: a multicentre matched pair study
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    Colon cancer after infliximab therapy for Crohn’s disease in a young liver transplant recipient
    • Laurent Peyrin-Biroulet, MD, MSc
    • Other Contributors:
      • Aude Bressenot, Laurence Chone, Philippe Denjean, Patrick Boissel, Marc-Andre Bigard, and Jean-Pierre Bronowicki

    Dear Editor,

    In a recent issue of the Journal[1], Biancone et al. showed a comparable frequency of new diagnosis of neoplasia in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients treated with infliximab and in patients who never received infliximab. These data seem to confirm reassuring message from clinical trials.[2,3] A peculiar situation may be IBD patients having had liver transplantation for primary sclerosing ch...

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