Infectious colitis

What is Infectious colitis?

It is the inflammation of large intestine mostly colon due to bacteria or virus. It is mostly due to C.difficle. Symptoms includes abdominal pain and bloody diarrhoea.

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I am 56,female,5 feet 6 inches, and 170 lbs, with a history of internal/external hemorrhoids, IBS,chronic gastritis, and had a bout of infectious...

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I was told i had some form of colitis of the bowel 15 months ago and was told after many test that the colitis was gone but there were still traces...

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Colon infections should be able to be cleared up completely unless you have some resistant form of infection. You may need a colonoscopy to...

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I am a 26 year old female. I am active, exercising 3 to 4 times a week and eat a healthy diet. I was hospitalized in July for 5 days with an...

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Hi, I did review your concern. Generally ovarian cysts cause back pain but usually do not cause blood in urine. Hence, i would advice you to go see...

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