Collagenous colitis

What is Collagenous colitis?

Colitis occurring mostly in middle-aged women and characterized by persistent watery diarrhea and a deposit of a band of collagen beneath the basement membrane of colon surface epithelium.

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I am 54; 5'2" and 120 pounds. I recently had a colonoscopy and splenic flexure biopsy revealing an ulcertation and changes of collagenous colitis....

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Collagenous colitis is an inflammatory ailment or disease of large gut with peak incidence in the 5th decade of life,...

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I have been diagnosed with collagenous colitis and have been suffering with diarrhoea for over a month. I have been prescribed Gastrostop and can...

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with regards to diarrhea I would advice
take plenty of water
avoid kiwi, fatty foods, milk,
wishing you fast...

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I suffer from collagenous colitis. I have had watery diarrhea about 1/2 hour after I eat anything. This has been going on for the last 2 weeks...

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Hello, Thanks for the query to H.C.M,C.
For long use loperamide is a dangerous drug , so please stop at once.
If you have loose motion after you...

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