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What is Ulcerative Colitis? - Animation

Animation: What is Ulcerative Colitis?

Ulcerative colitis is a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that causes chronic inflammation in the large intestine, or colon. This animation describes what happens to the immune system to cause ulcerative colitis, its symptoms (such as abdominal pain and diarrhea), and factors that contribute to its development (including genetics and environmental factors).

What is Ulcerative Colitis? - Slide Show
What is Ulcerative Colitis? - Slide Show
Slide Show:

What is Ulcerative Colitis?


This slide show describes the cause, symptoms, and factors in the development of ulcerative colitis, a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
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