Inflammatory Bowel Disease

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April 9, 2014

The Kirsteins’ Story

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist Margaret_Marie

Previously posted on Sharing Mayo Clinic. Sam and Laura Kirstein first met in college where they both were runners on the school’s athletic teams. They had one other thing in common: both had been diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Sam had ulcerative colitis; Laura had Crohn’s disease. And for both, IBD soon halted their […]

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Tags: Crohn's disease, IBD, ileoanal anastomosis, patient story, Sharing Mayo Clinic, ulcerative colitis

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