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What is Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis?

What is Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis?

  • Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis: Ulcerative proctosigmoiditisis an idiopathic chronicinflammatory disorder limited to the sigmoid colon and the rectum.

Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis: Introduction

Types of Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis:

Broader types of Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis:

How serious is Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis?

Prognosis of Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis: Most cases are controlled with medical therapies, with the patient experiencing lifelong exacerbations and remissions. In more severe cases, surgery results in a cure.
Complications of Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis: see complications of Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis

What causes Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis?

Causes of Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis: see causes of Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis

What are the symptoms of Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis?

Symptoms of Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis: see symptoms of Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis

Complications of Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis: see complications of Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis

Onset of Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis: The incidence of ulcerative proctosigmoiditis peaks in people aged 15-25 years and in people aged 55-65 years, although it can occur in people of any age.

Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis: Gastroenterologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis.
Treatments for Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis: see treatments for Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis
Research for Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis: see research for Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis

Name and Aliases of Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis

Main name of condition: Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis

Other names or spellings for Ulcerative proctosigmoiditis:

Ulcerative colitis


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