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Subject population: Patients with chronic colitis (ulcerative colitis or Crohn’s colitis) who have undergone surgery to treat medically refractory disease or disease complications, including advanced pre-cancer or cancer of the colorectum.
Patients will be adults having surgery at Mayo Clinic with chronic inflammatory bowel disease of the colon.
Pre-operative chemotherapy or radiation;