A 26-year-old female asked:

Is this uc? colonoscopy report: pr normal. granular mucosa in the rectum & sigmoid (reduced vascular pattern). subtle rectal & sigmoid inflammation.

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Dr. Rawhi Omar
Pathology 46 years experience
Biopsy will show: Diagnosis of Ulcerative colitis is complex and has to be verified by the biopsy findings (your dr most likely had taken multiple biopsies from different parts of the colon and sent them to the pathologist for examination)
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