Research Article

An Evaluation of the Correlation between Hepcidin Serum Levels and Disease Activity in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Table 1

Clinical and demographic characteristics of inflammatory bowel disease patients.

Ulcerative colitisCrohn’s disease

Age (years)40.1 ± 12.747.2 ± 14.4


Localisation of ulcerative colitis
 Proctitis 815
 Left-sided colitis2752
 Extensive colitis1733
Localisation of Crohn’s disease
Crohn’s disease
Ulcerative colitis
Crohn’s disease