The report predicted that some 5 million people globally could have the disease by 2025, with over a third of them being in China. Photo: Sam Tsang The report predicted that some 5 million people globally could have the disease by 2025, with over a third of them being in China. Photo: Sam Tsang
The report predicted that some 5 million people globally could have the disease by 2025, with over a third of them being in China. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong ranks third for new cases of bowel disease, behind South Korea and Guangzhou, say CUHK researchers

The city has seen around 26 new cases of inflammatory bowel disease for every 1 million people in recent years, with some 5,000 cases diagnosed to date

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The report predicted that some 5 million people globally could have the disease by 2025, with over a third of them being in China. Photo: Sam Tsang The report predicted that some 5 million people globally could have the disease by 2025, with over a third of them being in China. Photo: Sam Tsang
The report predicted that some 5 million people globally could have the disease by 2025, with over a third of them being in China. Photo: Sam Tsang
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