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Early onset high grade dysplasia in ulcerative colitis.
  1. D. Clements,
  2. V. Suarez,
  3. H. Thompson,
  4. J. Alexander-Williams,
  5. R. N. Allan
  1. Gastroenterology Unit, General Hospital, Birmingham, UK.


    We report a patient with ulcerative colitis who underwent colectomy when aged 25 years for multifocal high grade dysplasia which had developed within 2 years of diagnosis, and only 5 1/2 years after his first symptoms. The implications of this case for the management of ulcerative colitis are discussed.

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