Search for Health Information You Need

Archives | Ulcerative Colitis

Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Diagnosing and Treatment

Inflammatory bowel disease is a term used to describe a group of disorders that cause varying degrees of inflammation and ulceration within the digestive tract. The two main types include ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease. Within each type, specific disorders are defined according to the extent of the inflammation or the specific areas affected. Symptoms and Causes of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease are similar in many ways. They both cause inflammation, […]