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What is Ulcerative Colitis?

Ulcerative colitis (Colitis ulcerosa, UC) is a form of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Ulcerative colitis is a form of colitis, a disease of the intestine, specifically the large intestine or colon that includes characteristic ulcers, or open sores, in the colon. The main symptom of active disease is usually constant diarrhea mixed Free Accutane Case Evaluation with blood, of gradual onset, which is often accompanied by abdominal pain. Ulcerative colitis has similarities to Crohn's disease, another form of IBD. Ulcerative colitis is an intermittent disease, with periods of exacerbated symptoms, and periods that are relatively symptom-free. Although the symptoms of ulcerative colitis can sometimes diminish on their own, the disease usually requires treatment to go into remission.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Crohn's Disease?*
What are the common symptoms of Crohn's Disease?
How is Crohn's Disease diagnosed?
What is Ulcerative Colitis?
What are the common symptoms of Ulcerative Colitis?
How is Ulcerative Colitis diagnosed?
What is the difference between Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease?
What is the difference between Irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis?
What is the difference between Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)?
What is the difference between Isotretinoin, Accutane, Claravis, Sotret and Amnesteem?*
I took Accutane many years ago. Can I still file a lawsuit, or has the statute of limitations on my case run?
What is a class action lawsuit?
Will my case be tried as a class action lawsuit against the makers of Accutane?

Free Accutane Case Evaluation *Crohn's Disease is often misspelled "Chrohns Disease" , "Crohns Disease" or "Crones Disease"
*Ulcerative Colitis (Colitus ulcerosa, UC) is often misspelled "Ulcerative Colitus"
*Accutane is often misspelled "Accutaine" or "Acutane"; Claravis is often misspelled "Clavaris"; Sotret is often misspelled "Sortret"


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Accutane Use
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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