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November 03, 2020
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease for the Rheumatologist

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How common is asymptomatic bowel involvement in patients with peripheral or axial SpA? Can we use NSAIDs in these patients? What’s the difference between sulfasalazine and mesalamine? Hear what a rheumatologist should know about IBD!

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  • Intro :11
  • In this episode :20
  • Let’s start with some basics of IBD 4:11
  • If a patient has axSpA, what are the chances they’ll develop IBD? 5:14
  • What about silent disease? 7:32
  • When should we send our SpA patients to a GI specialist? 11:22
  • Two medications: budesonide and mesalamine 13:33

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  • This category of drugs – 5-ASA 16:26
  • NSAIDs 20:02
  • A look at COX inhibitors 23:06
  • Selective inhibition with COX-2 seems to be an attractive option for IBD 28:47
  • Conclusion 29:10

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