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    1. Ulcerative Colitis - Surgery

      Ulcerative colitis affects only the large intestine, so surgery that removes the large intestine can cure the disease.

    2. Ulcerative Colitis - Prevention

      You cannot prevent ulcerative colitis because the cause is unknown. However, you can take steps to reduce the severity of the disease. Medications taken regularly may reduce acute attacks and keep the disease in remission. Most experts recommend acetamino

    3. Ulcerative Colitis - Home Treatment

      If ulcerative colitis does not cause symptoms, no treatment may be necessary.

    4. Ulcerative Colitis - Health Tools

      Health tools help you make wise health decisions or take action to improve your health. Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.

    5. Ileoanal Anastomosis for Ulcerative Colitis

      These surgeries are done to treat ulcerative colitis.

    6. Ulcerative Colitis - Topic Overview

      Ulcerative colitis is an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that causes inflammation and sores (ulcers) in the lining of the large intestine.

    7. Ulcerative Colitis - What Happens

      The course of ulcerative colitis varies greatly from one person to another. Some people may have only mild symptoms, while others may have severe symptoms or complications that, in unusual cases, may be life-threatening.

    8. Ulcerative Colitis - Other Treatment

      Many people with ulcerative colitis consider nontraditional or complementary medicine in addition to prescription medications.

    9. Ulcerative Colitis - Symptoms

      The symptoms of ulcerative colitis may include: diarrhea or rectal urgency, rectal bleeding.

    10. Ulcerative Colitis - Exams and Tests

      Ulcerative colitis can be relatively easy to diagnose because it normally affects only the colon and rectum and usually causes an obvious change in daily bowel habits, such as frequent stools containing blood or mucus.

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