Ulcerative colitis triggered by pegylated interferon alpha-2b in a patient with chronic hepatitis B: A case report and literature review

Interferon (IFN) is a multifaceted immunomodulator that is effective against many diseases, including chronic hepatitis B and chronic hepatitis C infection. IFN defends against viral infection, but may also cause various side effects, such as ulcerative colitis (UC). Herein, we present a case of UC...

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Main Authors: Zhishuo Mo, Jian Tang, Zeqian Wu, Dabiao Chen, Dongying Xie, Peipei Wang
Format: Article
Published: KeAi Communications Co., Ltd. 2021-06-01
Series:Liver Research
Online Access:http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2542568421000222