Updated Data for The IBD Database

Over 700 patients with IBD and COVID have been indenditified in the International Database.

(see attached Table)

So far the data has remained consistestent in that patients with Crohn's and Ulcerative Colitis do not seem to be at an overall increased risk for COVID.

 

We are still recommending treatment as per the AGA guidelines:  see the link in the previous post.

 

Please continue to practice social distancing, good hand hygeine and wear a face  mask when in public!

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Status of Crohn's and Colitis Patients and COVID-19

The American Gastroenterological Association is maintaining an International Registry of patients with IBD who have been diagnoses with COVID-19. Thanks to Dr. Ryan Ungaro, our colleague at Mount Sinai who is spearheading this effort! See below: