*EMBARGOED All research presented at the 2019 ACG Annual Scientific Meeting and Postgraduate Course is strictly embargoed until Monday, October 28, 2019, at 8:00 am CDT.

Hamna Fahad, MD, MBBS
Hamna Fahad, MD, MBBS

Oral 38 Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Is Effective in the Treatment of Inflammatory Disorders of the Ileal Pouch

Author Insight from Hamna Fahad, MD, MBBS, Cleveland Clinic Foundation

What’s new here and important for clinicians?

Hyperbaric Oxygen therapy can be effective in the treatment of refractory diseases of the pouch. We noted great results with improvement in fistulae for all of our patients.

What do patients need to know?

HBO is generally very safe. Side effects are minimal.

Read the Abstract

Author Contact
Hamna Fahad, MD, MBBS, Cleveland Clinic Foundation
fahadh [at] ccf [dot] org

Media Interview Requests
To arrange an interview with any ACG experts or abstract authors, please contact Becky Abel of ACG via email at mediaonly [at] gi [dot] org or by phone at 301-263-9000.