European Microscopic Colits Group
European Microscopic Colits Group


The EMCG has received an UEG Activity Grant to establish the “European guideline on the management of microscopic colitis”.

In order to harmonize and standardize the clinical management of MC across Europe, a pan-European Clinical Practice Guidelines on MC are essential. The main topics are: MC concept and epidemiology, aetiology and pathogenesis, clinical manifestation, diagnosis, histopathology, treatment.
Participating UEG Member Societies: German Society of Gastroenterology (DGVS), Swedish Society of Gastroenterology, Lithuanian Society of Gastroenterology, Hungarian Society of Gastroenterology, Danish Society of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Netherlands Association of Hepatogastroenterologists (NVMDL), Spanish Society of Gastroenterology (AEG), ESP

European guidelines on microscopic colitis:MC-guidelines.pdf

Statements and recommendations for MC:

Therapeutical algorithm for MC in clinical practice:
Therapeutical algorithm.pdf

Link to UEG homepage:

Link to MC-guidelines video: