Next Slideshow Title
IMAGES PROVIDED BY:
1) VEM/Photo Researchers
3) Peter Cade/Stone
5) David Musher/Photo Researchers
6) SPL/Photo Researchers
9) Lauren Nicole/Digital Vision
10) Altrendo Images
11) Clerkenwell/Agency Collection
12) GNU Free Documentation/Free Software Foundation
13) Xavier Bonghi/Stone
17) Mario Matassa/Fresh Food Images
18) Clerkenwell/Agency Collection
17) Shelia Paras/Flickr
18) Steve Pomberg/WebMD
20) Nick Koudis/Photodisc
21) Bernard van Berg/Iconica
22) Eddie Hironaka/Photographer’s Choice
Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America: "Complementary and Alternative Medicine," "Diet and Nutrition," "Living with UC," "Managing Flares and Other IBD Symptoms," "Surgery for Ulcerative Colitis," "The Intimate Relationship of Sex and IBD."
Medicine: "Trichuris suis ova therapy in inflammatory bowel disease."
National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse: "How is Ulcerative Colitis Diagnosed?" "Irritable Bowel Syndrome," "Is Colon Cancer a Concern?" "Ulcerative Colitis," "What Are the Symptoms of Ulcerative Colitis?" "What Causes Ulcerative Colitis?" "What is the Treatment for Ulcerative Colitis?"
Scanning Microscopy: "Renal stone formation in patients with inflammatory bowel disease."
World Journal of Gastroenterology: "Remission induction and maintenance effect of probiotics on ulcerative colitis: a meta-analysis."
Reviewed by Melinda Ratini, DO, MS on February 18, 2020
This tool does not provide medical advice. See additional information.
THIS TOOL DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. It is intended for general informational purposes only and does not address individual circumstances. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment and should not be relied on to make decisions about your health. Never ignore professional medical advice in seeking treatment because of something you have read on the WebMD Site. If you think you may have a medical emergency, immediately call your doctor or dial 911.
View our slideshows to learn more about your health.