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My mother has alceritive colitis since almost a year .. any suggestions for curing it? she's in real pain

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Dr. Jay Singh
Colon and Rectal Surgery 31 years experience
Remission ipossible : While there is no medical cure, remission is possible with medication. She probably needs to see a specialist that deals with inflammatory bowel diseases. There are surgical cures but meical therapy and accurate diagnoses are essential.
Dr. Alexander Barkan
General Surgery 24 years experience
Ulcerative colitis : No cure, need close follow up with gastroenterologist for treatment of symptoms.

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