GI diseases most commonly associated with pyoderma gangrenosum

GI diseases most commonly associated with pyoderma gangrenosum

Like erythema nodosum, PG is associated with ulcerative colitis (most common), Crohn’s disease, and chronic infectious hepatitis. One study reported that 50% all cases of PG are associated with ulcerative colitis but less than 10% of all patients with ulcerative colitis will develop PG. A separate study reported that one third of patients with PG had inflammatory bowel disease; ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease were equally represented.

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