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Cases of Ulcerative Colitis in Father and His Son. Association of HLA Antigens with Ulcerative Colitis in Japan
Nippon Daicho Komonbyo Gakkai Zasshi
A father and his son were admitted to Hiroshima University hospital and were diagnosed as having ulcerative colitis. The father (69-year-old) had moderate left-sided colitis which was improved by medication. His son (39-year-old) had severe total colitis and total colectomy was performed. Concerning HLA haplotype, they have A24, B52, DR2, DQ6 (1) which has been revealed to be associated with ulcerative colitis in Japan. These cases suggest some immunologic and genetic factors are part of thedoi:10.3862/jcoloproctology.46.787 fatcat:i3l3w2mozzhfhloznpnwlkfvxq