A 30-year-old female asked:
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what is colitis.i was diagnosed w/ but go no explanation . i do know that when i have a change in bowel movements to soft stools it occurs.

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Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Colitis.: Colitis is a term that describes inflammation of the large intestines. This could be infectious or inflammatory in nature. Usually diagnosed with blood testing, CT scan and then a colonoscopy with a biopsy which would identify the specific type of colitis.
Answered on Dec 12, 2015
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