Ulcerative colitis is a chronic inflammation of the mucous membrane of the large intestine, which can form ulcers in the intestinal mucosa. It causes severe abdominal pain and diarrhea. The term "colitis" is composed of the Greek term "colon" (= large intestine) and also derived from the Greek word ending "itis" (inflammation) The name "ulcerosa" comes from the Latin term "ulcus" (= ulcer ).
Colitis ulcerosa begins at the end of the intestine in the rectum and spreads…Continue
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