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Ulcerative colitis

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

What is ulcerative colitis? Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic inflammatory disease of the colon. It is distinct from Crohn’s disease (CD) of the colon in that the inflammation is restricted mostly to the mucosa and involves only the colon. The rectal segment is almost always involved, whereas in CD of the colon the rectum […]

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