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Microscopic colitis

Introduction: Microscopic colitis

Description of Microscopic colitis

Microscopic colitis (medical condition): Inflammation of the colon which is only visible through a...more »

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Lymphocytic colitis:
  »Introduction: Lymphocytic colitis
  »Symptoms of Lymphocytic colitis

Microscopic colitis: A condition characterized by chronic watery DIARRHEA of unknown origin, a normal COLONOSCOPY but abnormal histopathology on BIOPSY. This syndrome was first described in 1980 by Read and associates. Subtypes include COLLAGENOUS COLITIS and LYMPHOCYTIC COLITIS. Both have similar clinical symptoms and are distinguishable only by histology.
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Microscopic colitis: Related Topics

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Microscopic colitis as a Disease

Microscopic colitis: Another name for Lymphocytic colitis (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Lymphocytic colitis
  »Symptoms of Lymphocytic colitis

Microscopic colitis: Related Diseases

Microscopic colitis: Microscopic colitis is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Microscopic colitis (Lymphocytic colitis)

Some of the symptoms of Microscopic colitis incude:

  • Mild eosinophilia

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