What is Ulcerative Colitis?

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What is IBD

Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic illness that’s classified as an inflammatory bowel disease. It causes the lining of your colon to become inflamed and develop sores. This leads to abdominal pain, bleeding and diarrhea.

What is IBD?

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What is IBD

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a group of illnesses that cause parts of your gastrointestinal tract to become inflamed. The most common types of these illnesses are Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. They are very similar to one another but differ mainly in the part of the digestive tract that they affect.

Crohn’s Disease Complications

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Crohns Disease

Crohn’s disease, which causes inflammation of the digestive tract, has a wide variety of symptoms and can also cause other serious complications.

IBD Sufferers: Know the Symptoms of Bowel Obstruction

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For anyone who suffers from inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), being aware of the symptoms of bowel obstruction will help you know when to seek medical attention promptly. Anyone with IBD should be well informed about its symptoms and risks.