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Glossary for Large intestine bleeding

Medical terms related to Large intestine bleeding or mentioned in this section include:

  • Abdominal Pain: Pain in the abdominal area or stomach.
  • Abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the abdomen or digestive tract
  • Anal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the anus.
  • Bleeding symptoms: Any type of bleeding symptoms.
  • Bloody diarrhea: Diarrhea with blood in stool
  • Bloody stool: Blood appearing in the stool.
  • Bowel problems: Symptoms affecting the bowel
  • Colorectal cancer: Cancer of the colon (bowel) or rectum.
  • Digestive symptoms: Any symptoms affecting the digestive tract.
  • Diverticular Disease: Protrusions of the colon wall (diverticulosis) or their inflammation (diverticulitis)
  • Inflammatory bowel disease: Inflammatory bowel disease refers to digestive symptoms resulting from chronic bowel inflammation. Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis are two of the main subtypes of the disease. Scientists have discovered an array of genetic mutations which can result in an increased susceptibility to inflammatory bowel disease. Not all people with the genetic anomaly will develop the condition but it can increase the risk especially if other environmental factors are also present. The severity of the disease that develops is variable.
  • Intestine pain: Inflammation of the layers of the colon usually due to infection or other autoimmune factors.
  • Intestine symptoms: Symptoms affecting the small or large intestines.
  • Lower abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the lower abdominal region.
  • Proctitis: Inflammation which occurs in the rectum
  • Ulcerative colitis: Ulcerative colitis (Colitis ulcerosa, UC) is a form of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Ulcerative colitis is a form of colitis, a disease of the intestine, specifically the large intestine or colon, that includes characteristic ulcers, or open sores, in the colon.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Large intestine bleeding:

The following list of conditions have 'Large intestine bleeding' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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